http://people-press.org/trust; Data from Pew Research Center, National Election Studies, Gallup, ABC/Washington Post, CBS/New YorkTimes, and CNN Polls. From 1976-2010 the trend line represents a three-survey moving average. For party analysis, selected datasetsobtained from searches of the iPOLL Databank provided by the Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, University of Connecticut.
Public Trust in Government at Historic Lows
How much of the time do you trust the government in Washington? Just about always /Most of the time