Oct 4, 2017

49% of Americans disapprove of Trump's Puerto Rico response

Trump hands out canned goods in Puerto Rico. Photo: Evan Vucci / AP

Per an AP-NORC poll, 32% of Americans approve of President Trump's response to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico, while 49% disapprove. The poll was conducted before Trump's Tuesday trip to the island.

For context: 32% is in line with the president's general approval rating, but a Huffington Post/YouGov poll from August found that just 24% of Americans were dissatisfied with Trump's Hurricane Harvey response.

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