New polls released this week show most Americans disapprove of President Donald Trump’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic – a marked shift as the death toll climbs in the United States.
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Trump, who is running for reelection in November, initially downplayed the threat posed by the coronavirus before taking action to mitigate its spread. His approval rating initially rose, but as the virus hammered the economy and more Americans became infected, views on how he has handled the outbreak have taken a negative turn.
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