Despite the scandal at the IRS and news about the government aggressively investigating of journalists, Americans’ opinions about government power remains mostly unchanged. From Gallup:

Trend: Do you think the federal government today -- [ROTATED: has too much power, has about the right amount of power, or has too little power]?

Of course more than half the country already thinks the government has too much power so it couldn’t go much higher.

Despite the scandal at the IRS and news about the government aggressively investigating journalists, Americans’ opinions about government power remains mostly unchanged. From Gallup:

Trend: Do you think the federal government today -- [ROTATED: has too much power, has about the right amount of power, or has too little power]?

Of course more than half the country already thinks the government has too much power so it couldn’t go much higher.

Jon Walker

Jon Walker

Jonathan Walker grew up in New Jersey. He graduated from Wesleyan University in 2006. He is an expert on politics, health care and drug policy. He is also the author of After Legalization and Cobalt Slave, and a Futurist writer at http://pendinghorizon.com