Americans' Trust of Government
William Galston talked about his recent Financial Times opinion piece about the current trend of extreme distrust in government, and he… read more
William Galston talked about his recent Financial Times opinion piece about the current trend of extreme distrust in government, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Mr. Galston believes trust can be reclaimed by an improved economy and a reduction in unemployment, but he also argues that in order for the Obama administration to make the hard choices, Americans must be willing to trust those choices are being made for their well being.
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- William A. Galston Senior Fellow Brookings Institution->Governance Studies Program
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