×
Newsmax TV & Webwww.newsmax.comFREE - In Google Play
VIEW
×
Newsmax TV & Webwww.newsmax.comFREE - On the App Store
VIEW
Skip to main content
Tags: mitch mcconnell | senate | job approval | rating | unpopular

Morning Consult Poll: McConnell Most Unpopular Senator

mitch mcconnell raises his hands in disbelief while delivering remarks to the media
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

By    |   Thursday, 18 July 2019 08:36 PM EDT

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., is No. 1 on the "top-10" list of most unpopular members of the upper chamber, with Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, a close second, according to a new poll.

The Morning Consult survey shows McConnell with a 50% job disapproval rating. Collins weighs in with a 48% disapproval rating.

The rest of the top-10 least popular are:

  • Sens. Robert Menendez, D-N.J., and Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., both at 42% disapproval. 
  • Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., 41% disapproval.
  • Sens. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, and Jon Tester, D-Mont., 40% disapproval rating.
  • Sens. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., Rand Paul, R-Ky., and Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, rounding out the bottom 10 at 39% disapproval.

On the opposite end, Sen. Angus King, I-Maine, and Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., both have a 62% job approval rating, but Sanders had a slightly higher disapproval rating of 32%, which served as a tie-breaker.

Sen. King's disapproval rating is 28%.

In third place, Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., has a 61% approval rating.

The rest of the popular field show:

  • Sens. John Hoeven, R-N.D., and John Barrasso, R-Wyo., both with a 57% approval.
  • Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., 56%. 
  • Sens. Michael Enz, R-Wyo., John Thune, R-S.D., and Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., each have a 54% approval
  • And Sen. Ed Markey, D-Mass., is No. 10 with 53% approval.

The poll's margin of error varied by senator, ranging from 1-10 percentage points.

© 2023 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

Newsfront
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., is No. 1 on the "top-10" list of most unpopular members of the upper chamber, according to the latest Morning Consult poll.
mitch mcconnell, senate, job approval, rating, unpopular
228
2019-36-18
Thursday, 18 July 2019 08:36 PM
Newsmax Media, Inc.

Sign up for Newsmax’s Daily Newsletter

Receive breaking news and original analysis - sent right to your inbox.

(Optional for Local News)
Privacy: We never share your email address.
Join the Newsmax Community
Read and Post Comments
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
 
TOP

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
© Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved
Download the NewsmaxTV App
Get the NewsmaxTV App for iOS Get the NewsmaxTV App for Android Scan QR code to get the NewsmaxTV App
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
© Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved