A Pew Research study of people’s attitude towards the government has found that 89% of Republicans seldom trust the government. But neither do 72% of Democrats.
Back in 1958, a similar study found that three-quarters of Americans did trust their government. What happened since then, that both liberals and conservatives have become disenchanted with their government? Has the government changed that much, or have Americans become more savvy about their leaders? [Read more...]