Friday, June 7, 2013

US Government Popularity (NOT)

From: The Young Turks

"Just 6 percent of voters give Congress a positive job rating, according to polling released Wednesday.

One percent think Congress is doing an excellent job and 5 percent think it's doing a good job, a Rasmussen Reports survey found. Twenty-six percent rated Congress' performance as fair, and 64 percent said it's doing poorly."*

According to HuffPost's approval rating aggregator, people do not approve of their elected officials-- but the problem is much worse than that. What do the numbers show about Americans' faith in not only our politicians but our system as a whole? Cenk Uygur breaks it down.

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