Trump takes office of U.S. President with worst domestic image ever

17:58, 18 January 2017

Donald Trump is stepping into the office of the President of the US with the lowest popularity ever, according to the surveys, one by the BBC together with the Washington Post and the other is CNN/ORC released.

Trump has the 40% approval rating among the Americans – this is the lowest rate since 1940, when the surveys began, compared with the 84% Obama had in 2009.

Besides Barack Obama is leaving his presidential office with the highest rating – 58% according to the Gallup poll.

Additionally more than 50 House Democrats boycott inauguration and refuse to watch as Mr Trump is sworn in as the 45th US president.