First Lady of the US Melania Trump will be departing the White House with a record-low popularity rating as 47 per cent of Americans hold an unfavourable view of her, a fresh CNN poll revealed on Sunday.
According to the poll, 42 per cent of respondents hold a favourable view of Melania Trump as FLOTUS, 47 per cent hold a negative view of her, and 12 per cent are either unsure or never head of her.
Melania Trump enjoyed the highest rating in May 2018, when 57 per cent had a favourable view of her and only 27 per cent disapproved of her.
FLOTUS’ rating is higher than outgoing President Donald Trump’s who is approved by 34 per cent and disapproved by 62 per cent, according to the latest CNN poll.
Moreover, Melania Trump enjoyed higher popularity than current Vice President Mike Pence, who is disapproved by 49 per cent of respondents, and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, who is disapproved by 52 per cent of Americans.
The poll was conducted by the SRSS research company for CNN from January 9 to 14 among 1,003 respondents over the telephone.
The margin of error does not exceed 3.7 per cent.