Can America Recover When The Majority Of Americans See A Double Dip, And Think The Country Is Fundamentally Broken?
Sep. 10, 2010
Earlier this week we asked, can the economy really recover when 92% of the population says the economy is garbage in a survey? That was the number in a WSJ/NBC poll, and it would seem to indicate a major headwind in terms of sentiment.
Here’s more of what the average guy thinks, and it’s bad.
Felix Salmon points to a survey from a group called StrategyOne. The main findings — most Americans think a double dip is coming, many think it will be worse than the first recession, and the majority of Americans think the country is fundamentally broken.
So again, can America possibly recover with people this gloomy.
Here’s part of the announcement
Almost half see America’s ‘best days’ behind us, 7 in 10 concerned country is ‘fundamentally broken and not working’