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57% Would Like to Replace Entire Congress

Discussion in 'Political Debate & Discussion' started by Revmitchell, Aug 30, 2009.

  1. Revmitchell

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    If they could vote to keep or replace the entire Congress, just 25% of voters nationwide would keep the current batch of legislators.

    A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 57% would vote to replace the entire Congress and start all over again. Eighteen percent (18%) are not sure how they would vote.

    Overall, these numbers are little changed since last October. When Congress was passing the unpopular $700-billion bailout plan in the heat of a presidential campaign and a seeming financial industry meltdown, 59% wanted to throw them all out. At that time, just 17% wanted to keep them.


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  2. Salty

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    I would say stat is correct, save for one minor detail - their individual congressman would of course be exempt.
     
  3. OldRegular

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    That is always the problem.
     
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    In this case "all" means many.
     
  5. billwald

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    In other words, nothing has changed in the last 250 years. Half the people didn't support the 1st. Revolution in 1776.
     
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