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The Donald's State of the Union continues to earn applause


by Joseph Earnest February 2, 2018


Newscast Media WASHINGTON—Polling shows that President Donald J. Trump’s State of the Union Address earned “high marks” from the American people, while commentators continue to applaud his unifying speech.

POLITICO: Poll: Trump SOTU Address Earned High Marks
“President Donald Trump earned high marks for his first State of the Union address, according to a new POLITICO/Morning Consult poll of Americans who watched the speech earlier this week. A combined 62 percent of speech-watchers called Trump’s performance ‘excellent’ or ‘good,’ with 17 percent saying Trump did only a fair job, and another 20 percent calling the speech ‘poor.’ The sample consists of Americans aged 18 or older who said they watched the speech, either live or after it happened.”

NBC NEWS: Poll: Majority of Viewers Give Trump a Thumbs-Up for State of the Union Speech

“The majority of Americans who tuned in or followed news coverage of President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address Tuesday night thought the president hit the right notes, according to the result of an NBC News/Survey Monkey poll released Thursday...Of the 69 percent of Americans who watched the speech or followed the coverage, the majority--60 percent said Trump mostly focused on the right things."

CBS NEWS: Viewers Approve of Trump’s First State of the Union Address - CBS News Poll

“Three in four Americans who tuned in to President Trump’s State of the Union address tonight approved of the speech he gave. Just a quarter disapproved. Eight in 10 Americans who watched tonight felt that the president was trying to unite the country, rather than divide it. Two-thirds said the speech made them feel proud.

REALCLEARPOLITICS: The Takeaway: The State of Trump’s Union – Positive

“Trump’s SOTU Triumph: The numbers are in for President Trump’s first State of the Union address and it’s clear large majorities of the public liked what they saw and heard on Tuesday night. A snap poll conducted by CBS News/YouGov showed 75 percent approved of Trump's speech, with another 65 percent saying made them feel 'proud.' A CNN snap-poll found 70 percent saying they had a 'very positive' or 'somewhat positive' reaction to Trump's speech. In addition, an NBC News/Survey Monkey poll released Thursday said Trump 'focused on the right things.' Thirty-five percent said they were enthusiastic about the address, with another 21 percent saying they were 'satisfied with it.' Add Comments >>














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