The 2019 second quarter Morning Consult poll has Gov. Michael Dunleavy maintaining a fairly high level of approval, especially considering the relentless pounding his administration has taken from Democrats and the media.
Dunleavy has a 49 percent approval rating, with 32 percent of Alaskans disapproving of him and 19 percent uncommitted.
This is improved over the first quarter of the year, when 42 percent approved, and 29 percent disapproved.
Morning Consult is a polling firm that publishes quarterly polls rating governors and senators.
Dunleavy’s net approval rating has gone from +13 percent to +16 percent this year, according to Morning Consult.
In the first quarter of the year, Dunleavy ranked second from the bottom of the list of all Republican governors in terms of popularity. His popularity has risen to 7th from the bottom.
The latest Morning Consult poll on President Trump has him at a 40 percent approval, 56 percent disapproval rating across the states.