Eric Holder Leaves AG Office With 26% Approval Rating

Sad trombone.

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Sad trombone.

As Attorney General Eric Holder leaves his position with the Obama administration, he has a meager 26 percent favorable rating, according to a YouGov poll released Monday.

The low score makes Holder just slightly more popular than the former Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki and former Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, who received similarly dismal ratings in April.

Shinseki resigned at the end of May with an 18 percent favorable rating in the fallout of a report that some VA facilities falsified records to cover up long wait times for veteran care. Sebelius left with a 19 percent favorable rating in April, when she stepped down after overseeing the bumpy rollout of