Nancy Pelosi Voted ‘Most Unpopular Elected Official' in America: NRCC Poll
Speaker's unpopularity is good sign for Republicans seeking the House
Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is the most unpopular elected official in the United States, according to a survey conducted by the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC).
The speaker's unpopularity could be a good sign for Republicans who seek to take the House majority in 2022
The NRCC’s survey showed Pelosi's enormous unpopularity across nearly every “key” subgroup, including women, Hispanics, and union households.
The survey identified Pelosi as the “most unpopular elected official in the country."'
The survey scored 52 percent unfavorable rating and 41 percent favorable rating.
The unfavorable rating includes 45 percent who view the Democrat as “very” unfavorable.
Pelosi’s unpopularity ticket-splitting districts are even worse, standing at 38 percent favorable and 58 percent unfavorable.
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Among those, a majority, or 51 percent, view Pelosi as “very” unfavorable.
The survey found:
“Pelosi is unpopular with almost every key subgroup outside the Democratic base including:
suburban women (-8%)
White college graduates (-7%)
Union households (-1%).
The news comes as the Democratic Speaker touted her plans to transform the House into what has been described as a “factory for Democrat priorities.”
The House recently passed the $1.9 trillion coronavirus proposal, which Republicans argue are more about democract pet projects than public health, as well as the Equality Act and H.R. 1.
“They’ll move everything from election reform to a policing overhaul to gun control, plus women’s and union rights and a pathway to citizenship for Dreamers,” Politico reported.
The survey was taken February 24-28 from 1,000 voters across 85 battleground congressional districts.