President Bush’s approval rating among Californians has plummeted to an all-time low, with 25 percent saying he’s done a good job, according to the latest Field Poll, released today.
PRINCETON, NJ — President George W. Bush’s job approval rating in the latest USA Today/Gallup poll, conducted May 30-June 1, is at 28%, essentially where it has been for the last two months, and tied for the lowest of his administration. Bush’s disapproval rating is at 68%, one point off the highest such reading in Gallup history.
The lowest job approval rating in Gallup’s history is 22%, recorded by Harry Truman in 1952. The only other president to score lower than 28% was Richard Nixon in 1973 and 1974 (although Jimmy Carter also received a 28% rating in 1979).