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Trump is excited a single poll puts him at 50 percent approval

President Trump's tweets from his first weekend at Camp David took a self-congratulatory turn Sunday morning:

Senate Republicans are reportedly skeptical a new health-care plan will pass this year, and many of the bills Trump has signed are routine legislation, like appointments to the Smithsonian Institution board.

Trump also celebrated a new poll that puts his approval rating at 50 percent:

Averages from multiple polls put Trump's record-low approval rating at about 40 percent, with 53 percent disapproval. Exclude the Rasmussen survey, a clear outlier, from that average, and Trump's approval is in the high 30s.