Most GOP voters say Trump will never make the media happy

Most GOP voters say Trump will never make the media happy

[Ed. – One can think of one thing he could do that would make them happy. We would be ecstatic ourselves if they did it.]

As far as most Republicans and Trump supporters are concerned, their guy will never get a break from the news media.

The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 63% of Likely Republican Voters believe that it is not possible for President Trump to do anything that the media will approve of. (To see survey question wording, click here.)

Among voters who Strongly Approve of the job Trump is doing, 84% feel that way.

Even voters not affiliated with either major political party by a 50% to 32% margin say it is not possible for the president to ever do anything the media will sign off on.

Given that most voters think Congress doesn’t listen to them and is more interested in making the media happy, it is perhaps not surprising that the president is running into resistance even from congressional members in his own party.

Forty-four percent (44%) of voters believe most reporters are trying to block Trump from passing his agenda.  By comparison, 48% said most reporters were trying to help President Obama pass his agenda in 2010.

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