Fewer American millionaires are willing to support US President Donald Trump almost two years into his first term in the White House, a new poll has found.
The poll, conducted by CNBC as part of its twice-a-year Millionaire Survey of people with $1 million or more in investable assets, showed that only 34 percent of millionaires were willing to support Trump’s re-election bid in 2020.
This marks a sharp decrease from the 45 percent who said last year they had voted for Trump in the 2016 presidential election.
Trump’s numbers among Republican millionaires were modest at best, as only 62 percent of Republican millionaires said they were going to back him against his rivals in 2020.
This is while 54 percent of Democratic millionaire voters said pushing Trump out of the White House was their first priority. The number dropped to 28 percent among independents and 6 percent among Republicans.
Trump’s presidency also encouraged Democratic…