Rick Scott Had a Higher Approval Rating Than Another Human Being for Seven Days
A couple weeks ago, Gov. Rick Scott's approval rating reached an all-time high of 37 percent.
However, we found that not only did Scott have a higher approval rating than another person for seven whole days, that other person was actually another governor -- Ohio Gov. John Kasich.
On September 19, a Quinnipiac University poll found Scott's approval rating to be 37 percent, eclipsing Kasich's August 14 rating of 36 percent.
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At that point, Scott was dethroned as the least popular governor in the United States -- a title he's held since March. (That's a different title from "Worst Governor Ever.")
Scott held the title of not-least popular governor for a total of seven days -- until they polled Kasich again, who registered a 40 percent approval rating on September 26.
Unfortunately for Scott, there's no re-polling in the "Worst Governor Ever" contest.
You can find the results from all polls testing both governors' approval ratings below:
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