ABC-Ipsos Poll Shows American Optimism Dropping With Biden Administration

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This is from ABC News Did a poll. With another organization Ipsos. Whatever the hell that is, ABC Ipsos Is buying completed 100 days in office. The country was optimistic about the coming year. But now just after hitting the six month mark Americans. Optimism about the direction the country's plummeted, nearly 20 points plummeted. A majority 55% of the public say they're pessimistic about the direction of the country, a marked change from the roughly one third 36% that said the same in ABC News. Ipsos poll back in May on May 2nd. Now on that survey, Americans were more optimistic than pessimistic by 28% Point margin. Optimism is now underwater by 10 points. So that's a 38 point spread. Looking ahead to the next 12 months, Fewer than half 45% now report feeling optimistic about the way things are going a significant drop from about two thirds in the maypole. The declining optimism has occurred across the board among Democrats, Republicans and independents. Optimism is down about 20 points. Among Democrats and Republicans. And down 26 points among independents among Democrats, 71% now say they're optimistic about the direction of the country over the next 12 months. That's much lower than the near universal 93%. From Democrats on Biden's approval and handling of the

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