According to second-quarter polling data from Morning Consult released Tuesday, Charlie Baker has the highest approval rating of any governor in the country at 71 percent.
The firm interviewed more than 195,000 registered voters between April and July for their second-quarter poll. Seventy-one percent of Massachusetts voters polled approved of Baker, 17 percent disapproved, and 12 percent were undecided.
Behind Baker were Republicans Larry Hogan of Maryland with a 68 percent approval rating and Matt Mead of Wyoming at 67 percent. The country’s most unpopular governor was New Jersey’s Chris Christie with a disapproval rating of 69 percent. Twenty-five percent of New Jersey residents polled approved of Christie, and 6 percent were undecided.