50 50: the Americans have divided into two fronts because of trump

Americans were divided almost equally on the question whether they approve of the activities of Donald trump as President of the United States, according to a survey by broadcaster Fox News – reports “RIA Novosti”.

So, 48% of respondents said that they approve of trump, and 47% disapprove. While opinion was divided strictly on party lines, with 87% of Republicans approve of trump, and 90% of Democrats — disapprove.

Exactly half of the respondents said it was confident in the ability of trump to cope with crises. Almost as many — 49% — do not trust the ability of trump to make decisions.

Trump took office with a record low in the history of ratings in public opinion polls. For comparison, after the first month of President Barack Obama in 2009, his actions were supported by 60% of respondents.

The survey was conducted among 1,013 thousand registered voters in all States of the USA. The survey was conducted for TV channel company Anderson Robbins Research and Shaw & Company Research. The poll was conducted from February 11-13, the margin of error is plus or minus three percentage points.