Bernie Sanders America’s Most Popular Senator

Sen. Bernie Sanders maintained his position as America’s most popular senator, with 64 percent of voters in his state approving of him, according to the latest edition of Morning Consult’s Senator Approval Rankings.

The latest rankings – based on surveys of 416,853 registered voters across the country conducted Oct. 1 through Dec. 31, 2018 – found the Vermont independent Sanders topping the list for the 11th quarter in a row.

Meanwhile, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell was dethroned from his slot as America’s least popular senator.