We are now in the longest shutdown in the history of the US government. Is either side feeling political pain yet? And how widespread is the pain everyday people and government workers are feeling? And what’s the shutdown over? The Wall of course. Still unpopular, but as people move into their partisan camps, different polls tell different stories about whether the wall is becoming more or less popular overall.
Most Americans Hold Trump Responsible For Government Shutdown (HuffPo/YouGov)
Trump Approval (and Pelosi)
ThePresident’s job approval trends downward at a slightly faster clip, as Nancy Pelosi proves my “everybody loves a winner” theory of politics correct.
Opposing Trump is making Nancy Pelosi more popular (WaPo article on Civiqs and Gallup polls)
Defining generations: Where Millennials end and Generation Z begins (Pew)
With The Greatest Respect
Half Of Americans ‘can’t Tell When A Brit Is Calling Them An Idiot’ (YouGov UK)