Election 2008

Poll: Discontentment Among Voters at 20-Year High

  • Playlist
  • Download
  • Embed
    <iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/89861303/89861288" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

National discontentment among voters is at a 20-year high, according to a new poll from the Pew Research Center. Nearly half of respondents are concerned about inflation. Andrew Kohut, president of the Pew Research Center, talks with Robert Siegel and Melissa Block. We also talk with NPR Washington Editor Ron Elving.



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.

NPR thanks our sponsors

Become an NPR sponsor

Support comes from