The president's trustworthiness score, with just 32 percent saying he is honest, is the lowest in a year, as is the 51 percent of respondents who called the president "intelligent".
According to Vox, only one poll conducted by Rasmussen gave the president an approval rating above 45 percent.
But the survey showed that voters - 72 to 18 percent - disapprove of the job Congress is doing, and by a 58 to 27 percent margin believe the legislative body should be more of a check on the president.More news: Satellite view of risky Hurricane Florence at sunrise
According to a new Quinnipiac University National Poll, 56 percent of respondents said that "they would not like to see Congress begin impeachment proceedings against President Trump", while 36 percent said they would like to see Congress begin impeachment proceedings. But Trump got 49 percent approval for his handling of the economy. "An anemic 38 percent approval rating is compounded by lows on honesty, strength and intelligence", said Tim Malloy, the poll's assistant director.
In the poll of 949 adults, half of voters (50 percent) said they were more likely to vote for the Democrat in their district over the Republican (38 percent) - an increase from July, when the Democratic edge was 47 to 40 percent. The same poll found 52 percent of Republican responders did not trust the allegations made in the anonymous op-ed in the New York Times by a "senior White House official", reports said.
The president did so on Monday morning, as he combats a narrative of chaos that has re-emerged with the release of veteran journalist Bob Woodward's book about his White House.More news: Almost 40 fires and explosions erupt in MA
Trump's overall popularity breaks down along lines of partisanship, ethnicity and gender, according to the poll.
A new Quinnipiac University poll puts Trump's job approval rating at 38 percent, with 54 percent disapproving, a drop of 3 percentage points from Trump's 41 percent approval number on August 14.More news: Mac Miller Death Details, Dead for Hours, Drug Overdose