Column: Minnesotans lose trust in government
Published 07/20/2011, Worthington Daily Globe
MINNEAPOLIS — There is a deeper issue behind the current government shutdown, and it is not what the general public thinks. As Minnesotans fear for their jobs and families, we see tensions rising and trust plummeting. People are steadily losing confidence in our government. We are in a crisis. And our biggest crisis is not the financial one. We are in a trust crisis, and people are slow to realize the bottom line implications.Word count: 523
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