A new poll conducted by Emerson College shows most Americans feel “better off” under President Trump compared with two years ago; sparking new fears for liberal candidates heading into the 2018 midterm elections.
The recent survey asked likely voters if they are “Better or worse off financially than you were two years ago.” A staggering 42% said they were “better off,” with 30% saying they were roughly the same and 26% claiming to be “worse off.”
Substantial number of Americans believe they are better off financially under #DonaldTrump
— Emerson Polling (@EmersonPolling) July 9, 2018
The strong statistics further signals a growing US economic recovery under President Trump and the GOP-controlled Congress.
Just last week, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi slammed a recent jobs report, saying Trump’s massive economic growth was “reckless.”
Read the full survey here.