Less than half of Americans approve of President Joe Biden’s performance in office, according to the latest Reuters/Ipsos poll.
The national poll, conducted Oct. 13-14, found that 46% of U.S. adults approved of Biden’s performance in office, while 48% disapproved and the rest were not sure. Biden’s overall popularity has hovered under 50% since August. At the same point in Donald Trump’s presidency, about 35% of Americans approved of his performance in office, while 60% disapproved. The Reuters/Ipsos poll is conducted online in English throughout the United States. The latest poll gathered responses from 1,005 adults in total including 418 Democrats and 398 Republicans. It has a credibility interval, a measure of precision, of 4 percentage points.