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37% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

Thirty-seven percent (37%) of Likely U.S. Voters think the country is heading in the right direction, according to a new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey for the week ending May 25.   

That’s up three points from 34% the previous week, the lowest weekly finding since President Trump took office. It ran in the mid- to upper 20s for much of 2016, the closing year of Barack Obama's presidency.

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The national telephone survey of 2,500 Likely Voters was conducted by Rasmussen Reports from May 14-18, 2017. The margin of sampling error for the survey is +/- 2 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.

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The national telephone survey of 2,500 Likely Voters was conducted by Rasmussen Reports from May 21-25, 2017. The margin of sampling error for the survey is +/- 2 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.

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