The American people’s trust in government has been declining since the 1970s, first precipitated by President Nixon’s Watergate scandal. Since then, through Democratic and Republican administrations, our distrust and sense of alienation from government have only increased.
It is a sign of that distrust that a recent Zogby poll found that more than 1 in 5 likely voters in the United States do not believe that Osama bin Laden is dead. [Read my post on this HERE.]
I’ve been meaning to do this poll of our readers for some time now. Here it is:
UPDATE: A reader asks that we also do a poll on OBL and 9-11: