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>84 84-67 66-55 54-50 49-45 44-40 39-35 34-25 <25
        % % %
President Start Date End Date Approving Disapproving unsure/no data
Richard Nixon 01/23/1969 01/28/1969 59 5 36
  02/20/1969 02/25/1969 59 6 34
  03/12/1969 03/17/1969 65 8 26
  03/27/1969 04/01/1969 62 10 27
  04/04/1969 04/10/1969 59 11 28
  04/04/1969 04/30/1969 56 27 15
  05/01/1969 05/06/1969 62 15 23
  05/15/1969 05/20/1969 62 11 25
  05/22/1969 05/27/1969 59 14 25
  06/19/1969 06/24/1969 63 15 21
  07/10/1969 07/15/1969 57 22 19
  07/24/1969 07/29/1969 62 20 16
  08/14/1969 08/19/1969 58 18 22
  09/11/1969 09/16/1969 56 21 21
  09/17/1969 09/22/1969 54 21 23
  10/02/1969 10/07/1969 53 22 23
  10/17/1969 10/22/1969 55 28 16
  11/12/1969 11/17/1969 64 18 16
  12/12/1969 12/15/1969 56 21 21
  12/01/1969 12/30/1969 53 37 8
  01/02/1970 01/05/1970 58 20 21
  01/15/1970 01/20/1970 56 20 22
  01/30/1970 02/02/1970 60 22 16
  02/27/1970 03/02/1970 55 26 17
  03/13/1970 03/15/1970 54 34 11
  03/18/1970 03/25/1970 53 30 16
  04/17/1970 04/19/1970 56 30 13
  04/29/1970 05/03/1970 57 31 11
  05/22/1970 05/25/1970 59 28 11
  06/18/1970 06/23/1970 54 31 14
  07/09/1970 07/14/1970 60 28 10
  07/31/1970 08/02/1970 54 31 13
  08/25/1970 09/01/1970 54 30 14
  09/11/1970 09/14/1970 57 29 13
  09/25/1970 09/28/1970 51 31 17
  10/09/1970 10/14/1970 57 27 14
  11/13/1970 11/17/1970 56 29 13
  12/03/1970 12/08/1970 48 32 19
  01/08/1971 01/11/1971 55 33 10
  02/19/1971 02/22/1971 49 36 13
  03/11/1971 03/14/1971 49 36 13
  03/30/1971 03/30/1971 48 38 12
  04/23/1971 04/26/1971 47 36 15
  05/14/1971 05/17/1971 40 28 31
  06/04/1971 06/07/1971 43 32 24
  06/25/1971 06/28/1971 44 36 19
  07/15/1971 07/18/1971 47 34 17
  08/25/1971 08/25/1971 47 43 9
  08/27/1971 08/30/1971 47 37 15
  10/08/1971 10/11/1971 50 36 13
  10/29/1971 11/02/1971 49 36 14
  12/10/1971 12/13/1971 49 36 13
  01/04/1972 01/04/1972 49 39 11
  02/01/1972 02/01/1972 51 36 11
  02/29/1972 02/29/1972 55 31 12
  03/21/1972 03/21/1972 52 36 10
  04/25/1972 04/25/1972 53 36 9
  05/23/1972 05/23/1972 61 30 8
  06/13/1972 06/13/1972 59 30 10
  06/20/1972 06/20/1972 56 32 10
  11/01/1972 11/30/1972 62 28 9
  12/05/1972 12/05/1972 59 29 11
  01/09/1973 01/09/1973 51 36 12
  01/23/1973 01/23/1973 66 25 8
  02/13/1973 02/13/1973 65 25 9
  03/27/1973 03/27/1973 57 33 8
  04/03/1973 04/03/1973 53 36 9
  04/24/1973 04/24/1973 47 40 11
  05/01/1973 05/01/1973 44 41 14
  05/01/1973 05/01/1973 44 42 12
  05/08/1973 05/08/1973 44 45 10
  05/29/1973 05/29/1973 42 42 14
  07/03/1973 07/03/1973 39 49 11
  08/14/1973 08/14/1973 36 54 9
  09/04/1973 09/04/1973 33 55 10
  09/18/1973 09/18/1973 32 58 8
  10/02/1973 10/02/1973 29 56 13
  10/16/1973 10/16/1973 27 59 13
  10/30/1973 10/30/1973 26 62 10
  11/27/1973 11/27/1973 30 58 10
  12/04/1973 12/04/1973 28 60 11
  01/02/1974 01/02/1974 22 54 22
  01/15/1974 01/15/1974 26 63 9
  01/29/1974 01/29/1974 28 58 12
  02/12/1974 02/12/1974 26 63 9
  02/12/1974 02/12/1974 25 63 11
  03/12/1974 03/12/1974 26 62 11
  03/26/1974 03/26/1974 25 65 9
  04/09/1974 04/09/1974 25 61 13
  04/01/1974 04/30/1974 26 59 14
  04/30/1974 04/30/1974 25 57 16
  05/07/1974 05/07/1974 24 61 13
  05/17/1974 05/20/1974 26 61 12
  05/28/1974 05/28/1974 27 60 11
  06/18/1974 06/18/1974 25 61 13
  06/25/1974 06/25/1974 27 58 14
  07/09/1974 07/09/1974 23 62 13
  08/02/1974 08/05/1974 24 66 10

Question: Do you approve or disapprove of the way [first & last name] is handling his job as President?
data adapted from the Gallup Poll and compiled by Gerhard Peters

* NOTE: The Gallup organization suspended polling on Monday October 29, 2012 due to the effects of Hurricane Sandy.

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