View Full Version : 81.7% of Americans Say Political Corruption Played a Major Role in Financial Crisis

10-28-2008, 04:33 AM
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Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, today released the results of a nationwide poll conducted by Zogby International concerning the American people"s attitudes towards political corruption. Among the poll"s highlights of 1,211 likely voters, conducted October 16-19, 2008 (margin of error is +/- 2.9%):
Blog 4 Paul: New Judicial Watch/Zogby Poll: 81.7% of Americans Say Political Corruption Played a SMajor Role in Financial Crisis (http://blog4paul.blogspot.com/2008/10/new-judicial-watchzogby-poll-817-of.html)

10-28-2008, 10:40 PM
There was also a release today of corrupt politicians who have faced charges and are no longer in office, but continue to receive a salary all courtesy of the American taxpayers.

I believe there is an effort underway to abolish this luxury heretofore.