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Through several Gallup polls in the early months of President Joe Biden's administration, approval of the president appears to be split along gender, race and educational lines. While Biden enjoys near unanimous support from Democrats, 96 percent according to Gallup's most recent data, 62 percent of women and 49 percent of men approve of Biden. Also, 64 percent of college graduates approve of Biden while only 51 percent of non-college grads approve. While 89 percent of black Americans and 73 percent of Hispanic Americans approve of Biden, only 45 percent of white Americans do. Gallup also found that Biden's support is centralized in urban areas wi...

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Jeff Danziger lives in New York City. He is represented by CWS Syndicate and the Washington Post Writers Group. He is the recipient of the Herblock Prize and the Thomas Nast (Landau) Prize. He served in the US Army in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star and the Air Medal. He has published eleven books of cartoons and one novel. Visit him at DanzigerCartoons.

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, center, speaks with Speaker Nancy Pelosi behind him.

Photo by Kevin McCarthy (Public domain)

Reprinted with permission from Alternet

With the Delta variant of the COVID-19 coronavirus surging in the United States — especially in red states with large numbers of unvaccinated Americans — Capitol physician Brian Monahan is reinstituting a mask mandate for the U.S. House of Representatives. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is honoring that mandate, but House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, pandering to the GOP's MAGA base, is opposed. And when Speaker Nancy Pelosi was asked about McCarthy's opposition, she had some scathing words for the California congressman.

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