Sixty-eight percent of respondents in the CNN poll said they believe Trump's immigration policies would move the country in the right direction and 31 percent said they would move the country in the wrong direction.
The most damning part of her speech came against the Republican Party's unwillingness to support Democratic legislation to increase voter turnout by making Election Day a holiday.
Abortion is an issue that excites many conservatives - especially white, self-described evangelicals - and in Tuesday's speech, Trump appealed to that demographic with sharp criticism of new, controversial abortion measures in Virginia and NY.
Twitter was flooded with images of the women in white breaking up the sea of men in dark suits on the floor of the chamber.
In choosing Abrams, Schumer also gives a nod to the importance that black women have long played in anchoring the Democratic base, including in many battleground states.
As predicted, Donald Trump's State of the Union Address was a total waste of almost an hour and a half. When he took credit for newly created jobs for women, House members playfully cheered him on - as numerous female members were new to their jobs in the House. But also sheath power dresses. But they leapt to their feet when he noted there are "more women in the workforce than ever before".
In response, the speaker of the House, who was catching up on some paperwork as the president spoke, rose from her seat directly behind him and applauded. Hats for some, removed once inside.
Pointing to them, he appeared to joke at his own expense over the large number of women who won in November.
On this night, the simplicity of white offered a reminder that fashion is often political.
But he issued a warning, saying: "An economic miracle is taking place in the United States and the only thing that can stop it are foolish wars, politics or ridiculous partisan investigations".
She visibly scoffed in disbelief when Trump said only "politics or ridiculous partisan investigations" can slow down the "economic miracle" of the U.S. The speaker's political Twitter account nearly simultaneously defended Congress's constitutional oversight responsibility. Abrams often said her student loans and other debts amassed caring for family members left her more empathetic than most politicians to what the majority of US households experience in day-to-day life.
But the Women in White exposed themselves.
A few of the Democrats' male colleagues joined them in white.