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For first time during Obama presidency, majority of Democrats have unfavorable view of federal government

Vince Coglianese
Daily Caller [1]
April 15, 2013

The United States federal government is rapidly falling out of favor with the country’s Democrats, according to new polling data released [2] by the Pew Research Center.

The federal government has been wildly unpopular for some time, explains Pew, but even with President Barack Obama in the driver’s seat, the percentage of Democrats finding favor with the federal government has plummeted 10 points in the last year, down to just 41 percent of that party.

The new data mark the first time Democrats have declared the Obama-led federal government more unfavorable than favorable, with 51 percent of Democratic respondents expressing displeasure.

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