President Trump’s approval rating reaches highest point of presidency

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(CNN) – President Donald Trump’s approval rating is now at the highest point of his presidency.

According to a new Washington Post / ABC News poll, 44% of Americans approve of his job performance while 53% said they disapprove.

That’s up 5% since April.

The economy served as the only issue where a majority said they approve of Trump’s performance – 51% according to the poll.

The survey was conducted while the president was in Japan for the G20 Summit.

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(This story was originally published on July 8, 2019)

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