MIAMI (CBSMiami.com) – Florida Governor Rick Scott has seen his popularity drop ever since he took office.
According to new numbers from the Democratic-leaning Public Policy Polling, Scott is now the least-popular governor in the country.READ MORE: Tracking The Tropics: Tropical Storm Peter Passing Near The Eastern Caribbean
According to the poll, Governor Scott has an approval rating of 26 percent and a disapproval rating of 58 percent.
The poll found that even in his own party, Scott only received a 46 percent approval and a 31 percent disapproval.READ MORE: Preliminary Autopsy Results Tuesday Could Confirm If Human Remains Found In Wyoming Are Those Of Gabby Petito
PPP found that if the 2010 election was held again today, Scott would lose by 16 points to his opponent last year, Democrat Alex Sink.
If Scott has to face Charlie Crist as a Democrat in three years, the poll found Scott would lose by 23 points.
Freshman Senator Marco Rubio has an approval and disapproval rating that’s evenly split at 40 percent.MORE NEWS: Regulators Weigh FPL Rate Hike
But, if Rubio was chosen as the vice-presidential nominee, 41 percent of voters in the poll said it would make them less-likely to vote for the GOP’s nominee.