After a power struggle with Democrat House Speaker Nancy Pelosi over delivering his second State of the Union Address, President Trump got his chance to speak directly to the American people Tuesday night — and, according to the results of polls from the mainstream news networks, it turned out to be a huge win for the president. Three out of four viewers approved of the speech, with about the same number agreeing with Trump on his big ticket items, including immigration and foreign policy.
Both CNN and CBS News conducting their own surveys and found that more than three-quarters of viewers approved of Trump's big speech — and both made sure to try to undercut the news.
In a moment reported by Grabien, CNN Political Director David Chalian broke the news to the left-leaning outlet's' viewers that 76% of those who watched Trump's speech approved of it. As CBS News will also make a point of doing, Chalian began by underscoring that more Republicans watched the speech than Democrats.
After interviewing 1,472 viewers, CBS News revealed that 76% of those who watched approved of the speech, with just 24% disapproving. CBS found that 97% of Republicans approved of Trump's speech, as did 30% of Democrats, and a remarkable 82% of independents.
Viewers overwhelmingly agreed with Trump's biggest agenda items: 72% of viewers agreed with him on the need to reform immigration, 71% agreed that we are indeed facing a crisis at the border, and 74% agreed with him on his handling of troops in the Middle East.
20 hours ago
Governor Chris Sununu Is Making Life Easier For Working Parents
Working parents and advocates are already applauding Governor Sununu’s innovative family-friendly policy...
2 days, 14 hours ago
Dem Govs Now Own Stacey Abrams’ Radical Positions
Democrat governors are partnering with radical left-wing activist Stacey Abrams.
2 days, 20 hours ago
VIDEO: Students love Medicare for all…until learning what’s in it
Watch what happens when students learn what is in Bernie Sanders' Medicare for All plan...
6 days, 19 hours ago
If the Republican Party Is Dying, Why Are Their Governors So Popular?
These Republicans govern in states that have highly diverse electorates, from Alabama to Vermont.
1 week ago
Poll: Florida Gov. DeSantis’s Approval at Over 60 Percent among Minority Voters
A new poll shows across-the-board support for GOP Governor Ron DeSantis.