At a shocking 17%, the number of likely voters who believe that the federal government has the consent of those it governs– a principle on which the United States was founded– has reached a new national low, reflecting a widespread and transpartisan discontent with Washington.
We the public know full well that DC lawmakers and the White House pay little attention to the needs of the country at large. We just haven’t quite figured out what to do about it yet. We will, I’ve no doubt about that.
It’s a class thing. Their class against us.