Poll: 42 percent think Trump will be remembered as one of worst presidents in history

Poll: 42 percent think Trump will be remembered as one of worst presidents in history

Forty-two percent of Americans think President Trump will be remembered as one of the worst presidents in U.S. history, according to a new Marist Poll

Another 16 percent think Trump will be remembered as a below average leader.

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Only 18 percent of respondents expect Trump will be remembered as an above average president or one of the best presidents in history.

Forty-eight percent of Republicans think Trump will be remembered as one of the best or an above average president.

About one-third of Republicans think Trump will be remembered as an average president.

According to the poll, 70 percent of Democratic respondents think Trump will be remembered as one of the worst presidents in history, while another 18 percent of Democrats think Trump will be remembered as a below average president.

Sixty percent of independents expect Trump will be remembered as a below average leader or one of the worst presidents in history.

The poll was conducted from Oct. 15-17 among 1,093 adults. The margin of error is 3 percentage points.

The poll comes as Trump struggles to accomplish some key items on his agenda, including repealing ObamaCare. Trump and congressional Republicans are now seeking to pass tax reform.