More from Barack Obama’s “Hope & Change” … discontent in Washington, DC has hit a 19 year high. With such a lack of leadership from the top in Obama, is it any wonder why discontent has hit such a high. Or is it a low? It’s not just the debate over dept ceilings that have people upset, its the consistent overspending and over promising by politicians. It’s about the promise of jobs and instead getting an Obamacare law that does nothing but increasing the debt as the preferred one’s get waivers.
If Americans every single day have to maintain a budget and do without, there is no reason why politicians and the “inside the Beltway” leaches cannot do the same. The discontent does not come from a lack of compromise .. it comes from US citizens sick and tired of “taxation without representation” or politicians caring one iota about “WE THE PEOPLE”.
Discontent with Washington’s budget battles has spurred public dissatisfaction with the federal government to its highest level in nearly 20 years – with attendant political peril on both sides of the debate.
Against a backdrop of broad concern about the impact of default, 80 percent of Americans in a new ABC News/Washington Post poll say they’re dissatisfied or even angry with the way the federal government is working, up 11 points in a single month. It last was this high in 1992, during the economic downturn that cost the first President Bush a second term
Full poll can be read HERE.