"Times are tough when Republicans have more confidence in a Democratic president than they do in bankers or Wall Street investors,"

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    Feb 24, 2009 4:01 AM GMT
    Poll: Washington more trusted than Wall Street

    A national poll indicates that when it comes to dealing with the economy, Americans have more confidence in the White House and Congress than Wall Street, the banks or auto executives.

    Story Highlights

    •30 percent express confidence Wall Street will make right decisions to end recession

    •75 percent say President Obama will make the right moves regarding recession

    •Poll: Obama has more Republicans trusting him than Wall Street has

    •Majority opposes providing rest of bailout money to banks

  • GQjock

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    Feb 24, 2009 10:27 AM GMT
    Some great orator did once say ........

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    Hey... yeah
    Where is that guy anyways?
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    Feb 24, 2009 1:47 PM GMT
    I am not surprised considering the recent track record of Wall Street investment bankers and the large Banks such as Citigroup and Bank of America.

    Polls should be taken with a grain of salt though. Give the politicians several months of screwing up and the numbers will re-align to their historical norms. icon_twisted.gif