The Most and Least Popular Governors in America

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6. Gov. Asa Hutchinson (R) – Arkansas
> Popularity: 59% approve; 24% disapprove (tied)
> Current term: Jan. 2019 – Jan. 2023
> Governor’s salary: $148,134 (24th highest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 3.7% (24th lowest)

7. Gov. Brad Little (R) – Idaho
> Popularity: 59% approve; 22% disapprove
> Current term: Jan. 2019 – Jan. 2023
> Governor’s salary: $138,302 (22nd lowest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 2.8% (7th lowest)

8. Gov. Kevin Stitt (R) – Oklahoma
> Popularity: 59% approve; 19% disapprove
> Current term: Jan. 2019 – Jan. 2023
> Governor’s salary: $147,000 (25th highest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 3.4% (20th lowest)

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9. Gov. Greg Abbott (R) – Texas
> Popularity: 59% approve; 24% disapprove (tied)
> Current term: Jan. 2019 – Jan. 2023
> Governor’s salary: $153,750 (16th highest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 3.9% (21st highest)

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10. Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) – Florida
> Popularity: 58% approve; 22% disapprove
> Current term: Jan. 2019 – Jan. 2023
> Governor’s salary: $130,273 (19th lowest)
> 2018 state unemployment: 3.6% (22nd lowest)