Report from dial groups: President’s tone and agenda increase optimism, but gains could be modest

The president began the night with a majority disapproving of his performance, and he ended with a majority feeling more optimistic about him. The speech raised his personal favorability and job approval 11 points and got the attention of minority voters, though Trump’s overall gains trailed the 2009 gains of Obama, who was not digging out of a hole. This is according to dial meter groups conducted for WVWVAF by Democracy Corps among white working class men and women, white unmarried women, millennials, and minorities. CONT. – pdf

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