Guess that gambit didn’t work very well.

Via Daily Caller:

President Donald Trump’s approval rating is trending upwards, according to a Tuesday CNN poll, despite adult film star Stormy Daniels’ allegations of an alleged affair between her and Trump.

The Tuesday CNN poll showed 42 percent approve of the way Trump is handling the presidency, which is up seven points since February. The rising numbers include a six-point increases among Republicans as well as Independents, with 86 percent of Republicans and 41 percent Independents approving of Trump’s job as president, according to the poll.

The results come two days after Daniels sat down with CNN anchor Anderson Cooper on “60 Minutes” Sunday to discuss her alleged affair with Trump, detailing that she and the president had consensual sex while he was married back in 2006.

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