Here are additional details about the survey research described in the book, listed in the same order as it is discussed in the text.
Comparison of Agreement with Progressive Slogans (percentages) (Figure 3.1)
Question: I want you to tell me if you agree or disagree with each statement. Is that strongly or not so strongly?
Government should promote freedom, opportunity, and security for all Americans.
We need government to stand up for the people, not the powerful.
Our government should promote the common good.146
Today there are two Americas. There is a working America whose needs are forgotten by the government and an America of wealthy special interests ...