The Participation Blog

There’s Good News and There’s Bad News

Trust in government is up! Some measurements of trust in government actually show improvements for the first half of 2023 compared to numbers from 2020 through 2022. However … it’s still putrid. Only one in four Americans has confidence in Washington. One in three has confidence in state and local governments, which has been consistent for quite some time – people feel a little better about government that they’re closest to. If you’re interested in fixing this conundrum, read on … and consider the archived, current and future suggestions that we provide in this little newsletter/blog.