President Joe Biden’s approval rating is dropping amongst the younger generation over his handling of key issues, new polling from Generation Lab/Axios suggested.
A survey of around 800 Americans aged 18 to 29 found that members of every party view the president less favorably since he’s taken office, primarily because of his handling of the economy and the withdrawal from Afghanistan.
When asked how their approval of Biden has changed since he took office, 17 percent said it has gone down a lot and 42 percent of respondents said their view has remained the same. Only 6 percent of young adults said their approval has gone up a lot and 11 percent reported it has gone up some.
More specifically, 29 percent of Democrats, 46 percent of Independents and 69 percent of Republicans said their approval of Biden has gone down. Forty-five percent of Democrats, 43 percent of Independents and 26 percent of Republicans said their view stayed the…