...Story Highlights Approval rating up five percentage points from prior poll.
...Two aspects of Trump's latest approval rating suggest a presidential approval rally effect.
...His approval rating increased from 37% to 44% in February 2019 after the federal government shutdown ended and Trump touted U.S. economic gains in his State of the Union address.
...Trump's job approval rating increased six points in April 2019 after special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Trump campaign ties with Russia officially concluded; at that time, Attorney General William Barr largely cleared the president of wrongdoing.
...Explore President Trump's approval ratings and compare them with those of past presidents in the Gallup Presidential Job Approval Center.
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