Vid: Americans Believe Most Politicians Abuse Their Power—Reason-Rupe Poll April 2014


"Government is losing some of the romance that it used to have as people learn about what people do when they have political power," says Reason-Rupe polling director Emily Ekins.

Ekins sat down Reason TV to discuss the portion of the results from the April Reason-Rupe poll focused on the public's growing distrust of politicians and government. Watch above, or click the link below for downloadable versions and the full text.

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Approximately 1 minute long.

Produced by Zach Weissmueller. Camera by Paul Detrick.