Poll: Trump approval steady at 49 percent

President TrumpDonald TrumpSchumer: Impeachment trial will be quick, doesn't need a lot of witnesses Nurse to be tapped by Biden as acting surgeon general: report Schumer calls for Biden to declare climate emergency MORE's job approval is holding steady at 49 percent, a new Hill-HarrisX poll finds.

Forty-nine percent of registered voters in the Dec. 3-7 survey said they approve of the job Trump is doing as president, a 1 percentage point dip since a poll conducted late November.

By contrast, 51 percent of respondents disapprove of Trump's job as commander in chief. 

Eighty-five percent of Republican voters approve of Trump, a 2-point tick up from last poll.

Eighty-two percent of Democratic voters and 56 percent of independent voters disapprove of the job Trump is doing in the White House.

The RealClearPolitics average has Trump's job approval at 45 percent. 

Trump has yet to concede the 2020 election to President-elect Joe BidenJoe BidenBudowsky: A Biden-McConnell state of emergency summit DC might win US House vote if it tries Inaugural poet Amanda Gorman inks deal with IMG Models MORE, citing baseless claims of widespread voter fraud. 

The Supreme Court rejected Trump's emergency bid to overturn the election results, the most prominent blow yet to the president's post-election legal battles.

The Hill-HarrisX poll was conducted online among 3,785 registered voters. It has a margin of error of 1.58 percentage points.

Gabriela Schulte