Jul 23, 2013 ... Seven in 10 Americans want their lawmakers to compromise. Politicians still aren' t listening.
Jun 13, 2013 ... So says new data from Gallup in which nearly eight in 10 respondents ... Everyone likes the idea of compromise -- both in politics and in life more generally. ... And while people may say they want it, politicians know better.
Jan 7, 2015 ... 2) As politicians polarized, so did many Americans ... They give numbers using a scale that runs from zero (very cold, strong dislike) through 50 (neutral) to 100 ( very ... Nowadays, few members of Congress live in Washington. ... But when politicians don't get to use those skills, the system breaks down.
Why is compromise on major issues so hard in democratic politics when no one ... Congressional Democrats did not think he was serious about reform. .... want to make a positive difference by legislating change, why don't they anticipate the ... to a compromising mindset by vowing to be everyone's president--or governor, ...
Congress and the White House seem incapable of working together on .... and prevented everyone in the system from pursuing naked self-interest all the time. ... Every day, for every bill or compromise, they would have to start from scratch, ..... are political sociopaths—meaning not that they are crazy, but that they don't care ...
Oct 7, 2013 ... ... whether they want a member of Congress who "compromises to get things done" ... Democrats and independents, by wide margins, chose compromise. ... Republicans, it seems, are different: They value compromise far less and .... of wilderness, has been so denuded of birds that their melodies feel like a ...
Apr 22, 2016 ... We don't need another Compromise Democrat. Been there, done ... They don't like it. They want something better. ... They will only give it back when forced to do so by law. This is not ... And the wealthy few keep winning at the expense of everyone else. Inequality .... Donald Trump · Congress · Health Care.
Sep 21, 2016 ... 53% want leaders to compromise; 21% want them to stick to ... Although Congress' job approval ratings have edged up to 20%, they are still ... has said that when dealing with Congress, he would get everyone together in one ...
Sep 6, 2017 ... Many in Congress say they want to protect Dreamers, but crafting an ... threatened to end protections for so-called Dreamers, he stunned all ... where everybody is happy and now they don't have to worry about it anymore.”.