MADE IN DC: In New Poll, Americans Believe Big Government is Greatest Threat to Nation

December 13, 2011

 In New Poll, Americans Believe Bigger Government is Greatest Threat to Nation
Americans Rightfully Concerned by Democrat Agenda of Making Government More Powerful

DC DEMOCRATS STILL DON’T GET IT: Obama pleads for patience as he continues to push for more burdensome regulations and crushing tax hikes that have become the foundation of his presidency:

“’If you are willing to keep pushing through all the frustrations that we may see … change will come,’ [Obama] said. ‘Press on, everybody.’” (Laura MacInnis, “Obama pleads with voters for patience on ‘change,”’ Reuters, 12/1/2012)

MADE IN WASHINGTON, DC: It’s no surprise that according to a new Gallup poll, Americans believe big government is the nation’s greatest danger, since under President Obama government has not only grown dramatically but stood in the way of job creation and economic growth:

“Americans’ concerns about the threat of big government continue to dwarf those about big business and big labor, and by an even larger margin now than in March 2009. The 64% of Americans who say big government will be the biggest threat to the country is just one percentage point shy of the record high…” (Elizabeth Mendes, “In U.S., Fear of Big Government at Near-Record Level,” Gallup, 12/12/2012)