Timothy Plan in Family Research Council: Liberal Politics a Risky Business for CEOs

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It isn’t news that Americans have major trust issues with the media. What is news is that Big Business isn’t far behind. In the latest survey on people’s confidence in institutions, corporate leaders took one of the deepest hits. And after a decade of pushing one-sided politics, it’s not difficult to see why.

For once, Congress and the media finally have company in the doghouse. For another straight year, corporate CEOs are near the basement of American opinion. While the military still enjoys a “great deal” or “fair amount” of confidence from 83 percent of U.S. adults, the public’s trust in elected officials and company leaders is tanking. Sixty-three percent have “little confidence” in politicians, and a surprising 56 percent take a “similarly skeptical view of business.” In fact, Americans’ faith in the corporate world is so low that even journalists rate higher! Continue reading…

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