Trump Can’t Touch Obama As Former President’s Popularity Surges To New Highs

A new Gallup poll found that former President Obama is maintaining his popularity surge thanks to Donald Trump.

Chart of Obama’s popularity surge via Gallup:

Gallup reported, “Obama’s current 63% favorable rating is similar to what Gallup measured during the lame-duck period of his presidency, from mid-November 2016 through January 2017. Those ratings represented an improvement from what Gallup found for most of his two terms, including a 54% favorable rating last August, the last measurement before Americans chose his successor in the 2016 election.” read more