It isn’t news that people don’t trust politicians. Such generalizations are always inaccurate, because do trust politicians. The rise is the news. Now, 24% of Americans have unfavorable opinions about both parties. It is only a slight rise from 22%, but is close to a quarter of the population. The biggest shift has been in Republicans and Independents trusting the Republican party less. An interesting trend in a presidential election cycle.

(Click on the graph for the link.)

“24% Of Americans Now View Both GOP And Democrats Unfavorably” – Pew Research

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