majority of Americans distrust the government

20 04 2010

According to a survey of about 5,000 people, the majority of Americans distrust the government.  That’s not too surprising these days.

Digging deeper into the statistics, 56 percent of Americans are frustrated with the current administration, and 21 percent are angry.  Only 22 percent of Americans say they trust the government most of the time.

This must be part of that right-wing extremist conspiracy theory I’ve heard about, promoted by FOX News and hyped by the supposedly far-right “tea parties”.  Oh, wait, this was published at The Washington Post?  Hmm…

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