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President Donald Trump speaks about tax reform at the Farm Bureau Building at the Indiana State Fairground in Indianapolis. Photo: Alex Brandon / AP

President Trump's highest approval ratings are for his response to the recent torrent of hurricanes, as well as for his effect on the economy, per a new Fox News poll released Wednesday.

Yes, but: Trump gets negative performance ratings on most other issues, including his handling of North Korea, Iran, immigration, taxes, Russia, and health care.

Key finding: The majority of respondents said that they felt the president could say or do something that would make them change their mind about him and make them disapprove.

Key quote: "Even though many have already made up their minds about Trump, performance and conditions matter," said Republican pollster Daron Shaw, who conducts the Fox News poll with Democratic counterpart Chris Anderson. "His handling of the hurricanes has been a net positive for him, but that could turn if the situation in Puerto Rico continues to deteriorate."

Other findings, detailed by Fox News:

  • Trump's job performance: 53 percent disapprove, while 42 percent of voters approve.
  • Trump himself: 45 percent "strongly" disapprove, while 26 percent "strongly" approve.
  • Economy: 33 percent think the Trump administration has made it better, 14 percent think worse, 49 percent said it has stayed the same.
  • Handling of hurricanes: 60 percent approve, 31 percent disapprove.
  • North Korea: 55 percent disapprove, 39 percent approve.
  • Iran: 45 percent disapprove, 39 percent approve.
  • Immigration: 57 percent approve, 39 percent disapprove.
  • Taxes: 47 percent disapprove, 36 percent approve.
  • Russia: 54 percent disapprove, 36 percent approve.
  • Health care: 58 percent disapprove, 35 percent approve.

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Episode 7: Trump turns on Pence

Photo illustration: Eniola Odetunde/Axios. Photos: Elijah Nouvelage, Alex Wong/Getty Images

Beginning on election night 2020 and continuing through his final days in office, Donald Trump unraveled and dragged America with him, to the point that his followers sacked the U.S. Capitol with two weeks left in his term. Axios takes you inside the collapse of a president with a special series.

Episode 7: Trump turns on Pence. Trump believes the vice president can solve all his problems by simply refusing to certify the Electoral College results. It's a simple test of loyalty: Trump or the U.S. Constitution.

"The end is coming, Donald."

The male voice in the TV ad boomed through the White House residence during "Fox & Friends" commercial breaks. Over and over and over. "The end is coming, Donald. ... On Jan. 6, Mike Pence will put the nail in your political coffin."

Big Tech's post-riot reckoning

Photo illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios. Photo: Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images

The Capitol insurrection means the anti-tech talk in Washington is more likely to lead to action, since it's ever clearer that the attack was planned, at least in part, on social media.

Why it matters: The big platforms may have hoped they'd move to D.C.'s back burner, with the Hill focused on the Biden agenda and the pandemic out of control. But now, there'll be no escaping harsh scrutiny.

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Why domestic terrorists are so hard to police online

Illustration: Eniola Odetunde/Axios

Domestic terrorism has proven to be more difficult for Big Tech companies to police online than foreign terrorism.

The big picture: That's largely because the politics are harder. There's more unity around the need to go after foreign extremists than domestic ones — and less danger of overreaching and provoking a backlash.