More than one-five Americans interpret someone who identifies themselves as Republican as someone who “supports wealthy/businesses/not for the people,” with 22 percent saying “conservative” and “right wing” are only in support of businesses.
A recent poll indicates that the shutdown in particular has left the majority of people in the United States wishing for a third political party. But is that the answer to the problem of politics as usual?
A recent Gallup Poll suggests that Americans would prefer a one-party government, rather than having multiple parties in charge of various government entities.
Democrats and Republicans in Congress can’t agree on a budget, but there’s no disagreement about using the House GOP spending plan to highlight an election-year divide.