Sucks to bethe Chimp.
Bush didn’t fare nearly as well in the poll, with 31 percent of all Ohio registered voters approving of his performance, 66 percent disapproving and 3 percent with no opinion.
This is the lowest approval rating Bush has received during his presidency, down from an 89 percent approval rating in November 2001, the Ohio Poll said in a news release.
Most Republicans (60 percent), say Bush is doing a good job, but 68 percent of Independent voters and 95 percent of Democratic voters disapprove.
Some of the specifics on Bush’s performance:
- 50 percent of voters who describe themselves as white evangelical Protestants approve of his performance, 47 percent disapprove and 4 percent have no opinion.
- 33 percent of Ohio voters approve of his handling of foreign affairs, 67 percent disapprove and 2 percent are neutral.
- 31 percent are happy with Bush’s handling of the Iraq situation, 67 percent are unhappy and 2 percent neither approve nor disapprove.
- 34 percent agree with Bush’s handling of the economy, 64 percent disagree and 2 percent have no opinion.