There are few things that Americans love more than hating their own elected politicians. The days since the 2016 Presidential Election have been especially turbulent, with head-scratching policies often being pushed for political reasons and without much regard for the American people. But as unpopular as President Trump is with the majority of Americans, he’s not even close to having the worst disapproval rating when considering all politicians.
We took a look at the highest current disapproval ratings among American politicians within their own constituents, including several members of the United States Senate, the House of Representatives, some unpopular governors, and more.
25. Claire McCaskill – 39%
Claire McCaskill is a U.S. Senator from Missouri and a member of the Democratic Party. She’s known for being a more moderate Democrat, which often clashes with members of her own party that are on the more liberal end of the spectrum. She has recently come under fire for voting to give Ajit Pai another term at the FCC, which may lead to the destruction of Net Neutrality. Even still, 39% disapproval isn’t exactly bad.