GOP governors critical of Trump are the nation's two most popular governors
Two GOP governors who have a history of being critical of President Trump are the most popular governors in the United States, according to a new poll.
Blue-state Republican Gov. Charlie Baker is currently ranked in first place on the Morning Consult poll released on Wednesday with 69 percent of registered voters in his state of Massachusetts voicing support for him.
And Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R, who also serves in a blue state, is ranked a close second with 68 percent of his state's registered voters' support.
Both Republican governors have a history of breaking with the Trump administration...
... Hogan criticized Trump's comments after last year's deadly protest in Charlottesville, Va., when Trump blamed both sides for the violence, saying he made "a terrible mistake," according to The Baltimore Sun.
He also ripped Trump in March after the president responded to school shootings with a call to give guns to teachers, saying: "I don't think we should be handing out guns to drama teachers and biology teachers."...
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