A decade ago, Americans felt similarly about their local, state and federal governments. No longer. Today, just one in three has a favorable view of the federal government — the lowest level in 15 years, according to a Pew survey. The majority of Americans remain satisfied with their local and state governments — 61 percent and 52 percent, respectively — but only 33 percent feel likewise about the federal government.
Americans trust their state and local governments more than the federal government by a gaping margin, according to a Pew Research survey released Monday. The survey showed that 28 percent of the public views the federal government ... Read Post
According to a Pew Research Center survey the number of Americans with a favorable opinion of he federal government is at a record low. Only 28 percent of those polled viewed the federal government favorably. Shortly after 9/11 he f... Read Post