In a new Fox News poll, 65 percent of respondents described the federal government as “broken,” up from 58 percent in April 2010. Twenty-six percent said the federal government was working “just okay,” and 7 percent said it was working pretty well. In the December CBS News poll, 21 percent described their feelings about Washington as angry, 54 percent said they felt dissatisfied, 19 percent felt satisfied, and only 3 percent described their feelings as enthusiastic.
Note: Sample is registered voters.
Source: Fox News, December 2012.