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CNN Poll: Only quarter of public trusts government

Posted By admin On September 15, 2010 @ 3:46 am In Featured Stories,Prison Planet | Comments Disabled

CNN [1]
Sept 15, 2010

A new poll indicates that only one in four Americans say they trust the government to do what is right always or most of the time, one explanation for the anti-incumbent sentiment in the country today.

According to CNN/Opinion Research Corporation national survey released Tuesday, 25 percent of the public indicates that they trust the government in Washington to do what’s is right most or all of the time, with 66 percent saying they trust the government to do what’s right only some of the time and eight percent saying they never trust the government.

Full results [pdf] [2]

“That lack of trust in government is not a recent phenomenon – except for a brief spike fueled by patriotism immediately after 9/11, a majority have not trusted the government since the early 1970s,” says CNN Polling Director Keating Holland.

Full article here [1]

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[1] CNN: http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com/2010/09/14/cnn-poll-only-quarter-of-public-trusts-government/

[2] Full results [pdf]: http://i2.cdn.turner.com/cnn/2010/images/09/14/rel12h1a.pdf

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[5] Gallup Poll: Virtually No One Trusts the Mainstream Media: http://www.prisonplanet.com/gallup-poll-virtually-no-one-trusts-the-mainstream-media.html

[6] CNN Poll: Quarter doubt Obama was born in U.S.: http://www.prisonplanet.com/cnn-poll-quarter-doubt-obama-was-born-in-u-s.html

[7] Poll: Internet edges networks as public’s source for news, only 6% trust media: http://www.prisonplanet.com/only-6-rate-news-media-as-very-trustworthy.html

[8] When you don’t like the poll numbers, make up your own poll: http://www.prisonplanet.com/when-you-don%e2%80%99t-like-the-poll-numbers-make-up-your-own-poll.html

[9] CNN Poll: Majority says government a threat to citizens’ rights: http://www.prisonplanet.com/cnn-poll-majority-says-government-a-threat-to-citizens-rights.html

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