Police arrest a protester during a demonstration against President Donald Trump and his policies in New York, Monday, Sept. 18, 2017. President Trump made his first appearance at the United Nation General Assembly on Monday. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Poll: Just 24 Percent Say US Heading In Right Direction

The decline in optimism about the nation’s trajectory is particularly pronounced among Republicans. In June, 60 percent of Republicans said the country was headed in the right direction; now it’s just 44 percent.