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Poll Shows Americans’ Trust In Federal Institutions Is Plummeting After J6 Committee And FBI Raid At Mar-A-Lago

Against this backdrop, DailyMail.com is spotlighting recent polls that provide a snapshot of Americans’ attitudes toward Trump, the FBI, the DOJ, the Jan 6 hearings, and simmering political divisions that could boil over into violence. The FBI has an image problem. Overall, 47% of Americans distrust the national crime-fighting bureau, and 46% trust it, according to a Golden/TIPP Poll from May.

Why Shouldn’t We Trust Our Leaders? A Growing List

Approximately eighteen months ago, the world was hit with a new virus, and since little was known about it, our leaders told us we had to stay home, close the schools, close small businesses, close the churches, wear masks everywhere if we did go out, stay six feet apart, shut down major league sports, and just accept the fact that if our elderly family members were dying in a nursing home, we couldn’t visit to say goodbye. And forget about having a funeral. But don’t worry, it’s only for fifteen days to slow the spread.