The less well informed think The Donald will triumph and become president…they are wrong.
Donald Trump has the worst rating among all GOP contenders when Gallup asked Americans to say whether they had a favorable or unfavorable view of each of the respective candidates. While Trump came second overall on the favorability ranking, his very high unfavorable ranking puts him squarely in a negative light for the majority of Americans.
Trump is viewed favorably by 32% of American adults but unfavorably by 56%. A further 13% said they had no opinion or had not heard of Trump – leading to a “net favorable” rating of -24. Chris Christie has the second-worst rating at -9. Lindsey Graham is third with -7.
Jeb Bush is the candidate with the highest favorable rating; 35% of those polled said they viewed the former Florida governor in a positive light. Read more »