The 9-point fall in approval was the largest change between two Pew Research Center polls since Donald Trump took office.
Social media activity by members of Congress changed in notable ways following the rioting at the Capitol by supporters of President Trump.
“Saddened, hurt, disgusted,” one woman in her 50s said. “Never thought I would see anything like this in my life.”
68% of the public does not want Donald Trump to remain a major political figure in the future.
Donald Trump leaves the White House having appointed nearly as many appeals court judges in four years as Barack Obama appointed in eight.
In studying voters' views of election fraud, we found these views varied by whether people got their news from the Trump campaign.
Many we surveyed offered thoughtful, respectful – if passionate – affirmations of their own political values.
Biden and Trump supporters tell us in their own words about America’s political divisions
Most voters are ‘fearful’ and ‘angry’ about the state of the U.S., but a majority now are ‘hopeful,’ too
A 56% majority of voters now say they feel hopeful about the state of the United States, up from 47% in June.
In international surveys, Donald Trump has generally received lower ratings than either of his two predecessors.