Poll: Voter disdain for Trump growing
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More voters are beginning to view Donald TrumpDonald TrumpNew Capitol Police chief to take over Friday Overnight Health Care: Biden officials says no change to masking guidance right now | Missouri Supreme Court rules in favor of Medicaid expansion | Mississippi's attorney general asks Supreme Court to overturn Roe v. Wade Michael Wolff and the art of monetizing gossip MORE negatively. Seven in 10 people — including nearly half of Republican voters — have an unfavorable view of the GOP front-runner, according to a new Associated Press/GfK poll. 

The numbers come after a particularly bad few weeks for the presidential candidate that included controversial comments on abortion and his campaign manager facing a battery charge. 

The 70 percent unfavorable rating compares to a January survey conducted by Gallup that showed 6 in 10 voters viewed the tycoon unfavorably. 


Those feelings stretched across most demographics and political leanings, the AP poll finds. 

A majority of men and women, young and old voters, and conservatives, moderates and liberals all share a negative view of the tycoon. 

The majority of whites, Hispanics and blacks also share those views, the poll shows. 

In Southern states where Trump has won many GOP primaries, including a blowout in Florida where he beat home-state Sen. Marco RubioMarco Antonio RubioHillicon Valley: Democrats introduce bill to hold platforms accountable for misinformation during health crises | Website outages hit Olympics, Amazon and major banks Senators introduce bipartisan bill to secure critical groups against hackers Hillicon Valley: Senators introduce bill to require some cyber incident reporting | UK citizen arrested in connection to 2020 Twitter hack | Officials warn of cyber vulnerabilities in water systems MORE, close to 70 percent view him unfavorably. 

Among whites without a college education, a demographic Trump tends to do well with, 55 percent have a negative opinion. 

Americans don't have much of a taste for Trump's rivals, either. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzPoll: Trump leads 2024 GOP primary trailed by Pence, DeSantis US, Germany reach deal on controversial Russian pipeline State, Dems call out Cruz over holds ahead of key Russian talks MORE is viewed unfavorably by 59 percent, while 55 percent view Democratic front-runner Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonJill Biden takes starring role at difficult Olympics Club for Growth goes after Cheney in ad, compares her to Clinton Sanders to campaign for Turner in Ohio MORE unfavorably. 

The poll of 1,076 adults was conducted online from March 31 to April 4 with a margin of error of 3.3 percent.