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The Presidency

Explore Gallup's research.

by Lydia Saad

Securing the top spot for the presidential nomination early in the campaign has been the exception for Democrats over the past 60 years.

by Frank Newport

The job approval rating continues to provide a valuable way of summarizing a president's performance in a single measure.

Gallup's latest update finds President Donald Trump's job approval rating at 42%, about where it has been since May.

President Donald Trump's June 3-16 job approval rating is 43%, up slightly from 40% in the second half of May.

President Donald Trump's May 1-12 job approval rating stands at 42%, slightly below the 46% high reached in the second half of April.