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America in crisis: Government cited
as No. 1 problem in the country

Washington Times, by Tom Howell Jr.

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Posted By:PChristopher, 1/15/2014 8:39:55 AM

Americans think poor leadership within government is the most important problem facing the nation, according to a new poll. Gallup says 21 percent of people put their dissatisfaction with Congress and politicians in general just above the economy, at 18 percent. Unemployment and health care issues come in third, at 16 percent. Only 3 percent of people cite issues like foreign aid and immigration, and 2 percent say welfare and “a lack of respect for each other” are the top problems. Gallup says concern about the government spiked during the government shutdown in October

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Salt5792, 1/15/2014 10:14:29 AM     (No. 9692805)

We don´t care about "poor leaders" in government. We just want less of it, whatever that takes.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 1/15/2014 10:36:16 AM     (No. 9692846)

Gallup and the rest of the pollsters throw out these either totally fake or predetermined polls to make themselves look like they must be doing valid polling because, well, look, the people think government is the problem.

The purpose of this type of poll is to make us think their polls are real, or valid, or true because "the people" really do think government is the problem. How could any thinking person believe otherwise? But we don´t need Gallup to tell us the obvious so why do they do it?

Here´s why, to make us think their other polls are also true, or real or valid which they aren´t. Gallup is 100% in the tank for democrats. They are part of the democrat machine that operates to get democrats, and only democrats, elected.

If you believe Gallup´s polls, then you will act accordingly when it comes time to vote or to not vote. Getting Republicans to not vote is a major factor in getting democrats elected. It´s what Gallup and 95% of the rest of the pollsters do best.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 1/15/2014 10:43:10 AM     (No. 9692859)

The bigger the government, the smaller the citizen.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Redneck In NY, 1/15/2014 10:47:49 AM     (No. 9692869)

#2 nails it...polls, feh.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: mickturn, 1/15/2014 10:50:10 AM     (No. 9692873)

This is the biggest Oh Duh in history.

Every time Government gets full control every thing else goes to hades.

Too bad we couldn´t just short circuit the process and send the Criminal policians straght to Hades and save everyone else the trouble of having to put up with them.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 1/15/2014 11:21:01 AM     (No. 9692957)

Oh, that they were ONLY " poor leaders " , instead of corrupt politicians and fanatical ideologues.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Ben Around, 1/15/2014 11:27:51 AM     (No. 9692970)

Poor leaders in the gov´t elected by who?? Wake up, people!!!

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