From Wall Street Journal, Bush's Approval Rating Falls Again, Poll Shows
Bush's current job approval rating stands at 34%, compared with a positive rating of 88% soon after 9/11, 50% at this time last year, and 40% in August...In November or October of their fifth year, Presidents Johnson (67%), Reagan (66%) and Clinton (58%) all enjoyed the support of majorities, while President Nixon (29%) was less popular than Mr. Bush is now.
In short, Bush more like Nixon than the other recent two term presidents. You know, the presidents that actually made it to the end of their second terms. Just saying...