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'Nothing Is Going Well'





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Published on Jun 6, 2012

New Hampshire Voter Pushpavalli Gopalakrishnan: "Nothing Is Going Well"

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  1. 1

    'We're Overly Entitled in This Country'

  2. 2

    'As a Teacher, I've Seen Firsthand How Much Help Education Needs'

  3. 3

    The Political System Has Been Broken for Years

  4. 4

    There Seems to Be Very Few Statesmen'

  5. 5

    The Most Important Issue Is Follow-Through

  6. 6

    We Need Incentives for Green Energy

  7. 7

    We Need to Take Charge of Our Own Lives

  8. 8

    There Needs to Be a Major Forum on Race Relations

  9. 9

    'You Have to Compromise in Order to Make Anything Work'

  10. 10

    'It's Disgraceful What's Happened to Our Political System'

  11. 11

    'The Elected Officials Don't Represent What People Out in the Streets Think'

  12. 12

    'No One Is Willing to Compromise'

  13. 13

    'We Can Still Progress'

  14. 14

    'There's Some Sacrifices That Have to Be Made by Everybody'

  15. 15

    'Too Much Money Is Being Spent on Health Care and Not in the Right Way'

  16. 16

    'As Long as We're Alive, There's Hope'

  17. 17

    'There Are Some Extreme Factions That Have Taken Over'

  18. 18

    'There's Too Much Debate and a Lot Less Action'

  19. 19

    'If We Tweak a Couple of Things, We'll Be Fine'

  20. 20

    'Things Aren't Great, But They're Better Than They Could Be'

  21. 21

    'I'd Like the Politicians to Put the American People First, Not Corporations'

  22. 22

    'We Really Need to Invest in Our Educational Systems'

  23. 23

    'The Will of the People Is Not Really Being Served Right Now'

  24. 24

    'When I Look at Education Today, I'm Really Concerned About the Young People'

  25. 25

    'We Are So Far Behind the Rest of the World'

  26. 26

    "As Much as [the Political System] Seems Difficult Sometimes, That's How You Know It's Working"

  27. 27

    "I Think We're More Accepting, as a Generation"

  28. 28

    'We Need Someone With Wisdom'

  29. 29

    [Private video]

  30. 30

    'They Need to Listen to Us'

  31. 31

    'Things Will Change Eventually'

  32. 32

    I Don't Think the Political System Is Being Run on a Constitutional Basis

  33. 33

    'It's Really Hard to Find Work Especially Me Being a Recent College Graduate'

  34. 34

    'Only a Few Remain That Still Have the Country in Mind'

  35. 35

    A Lot of People Have Worked for Their Money Without the Promise of Retirement

  36. 36

    We Need to Make Sure We Have Enough Military in the U.S.

  37. 37

    'We're a Single Player in the World Economy'

  38. 38

    The Political System Is a Big Giant That Feeds on Itself

  39. 39

    'The Fix Is Prayer, Prayer and More Prayer'

  40. 40

    'The System Is Learning How to Restrategize'

  41. 41

    'It's Gone Downhill Since We Owe Lots of Countries Lots of Money'

  42. 42

    'Our New Politicians Are Eager to Make Change'

  43. 43

    'Not Enough People Participate'

  44. 44

    'We Need Health Care Because a Lot of People Don't Have It'

  45. 45

    'Our Economy Has Created a System of Overconsumption'

  46. 46

    'I Believe in Supporting the American Public'

  47. 47

    'Taxation Is the Most Important Issue'

  48. 48

    'Most Americans Have a Dream To Do Better'

  49. 49

    'We Must Find the Best President and Not the One That Sounds Good or Looks Good'

  50. 50

    'The Political System Has Cracks in It That Can Definitely Use Some Repair'

  51. 51

    The Economy Is Not the Most Important Issue

  52. 52

    'Everyone Just Needs to Pull Together'

  53. 53

    'Maybe We Just Have to Vote These People Out'

  54. 54

    'Our Country Was Founded on Compromise'

  55. 55

    'I'm a Cockeyed Optimist'

  56. 56

    'I See a Lot of False Equivalence in the Media'

  57. 57

    'Republicans Have Misled the Public'

  58. 58

    'We're in a Civil War'

  59. 'Nothing Is Going Well'

  60. 60

    'No Jobs, No Consumers, No Good Economy'

  61. 61

    'I Think That Our Government Will Make Good Choices'

  62. 62

    'There Doesn't Seem to Be Any Way to Unite Parties'

  63. 63

    'The Most Important Issue Is Improving The Economy For Everybody.'

  64. 64

    'Without Jobs and With Wars Going On All the Time You're Finished'

  65. 65

    'Can I Buy Bread or Do I Have To Buy Shoes?'

  66. 66

    'I'm Not Very Happy With the Way Education Is Being Regulated.'

  67. 67

    'We're Ignoring the Founding Principles of Limited Constitutional Government'

  68. 68

    'Gov. Romney Could Bring a Fresh Approach to the White House'

  69. 69

    'I'm a Mother of Two Young Children'

  70. 70

    'The Political System Is Flawed But Not 100 Percent Broken'

  71. 71

    'I'm Not a Young Man Any More'

  72. 72

    'I'm a Catholic... We're Supposed to Believe That You Shouldn't Use Birth Control'

  73. 73

    'The Two Sides of the Aisle Are Not Working Together'

  74. 74

    'We Have Left God Out of It'

  75. 75

    'We Will Be Able to See an America Changed'

  76. 76

    'I'm Hopeful America Can Pull Itself Back Up on Its Feet'

  77. 77

    'Stop Being So Polarized on Every Issue'

  78. 78

    'I'd Like to Get a Job When I Graduate'

  79. 79

    'It's Very Divisive Right Now'

  80. 80

    'There's Been a Homogenizing of the Parties'

  81. 81

    'Everything Starts at Home First'

  82. 82

    'We Need Some New, Fresh Perspectives'

  83. 83

    'We Need to Get China Out of the Situation'

  84. 84

    'I'd Like to See the Political Machine Straighten Up'

  85. 85

    'I Feel That Politicians Forget Their Roots'

  86. 86

    'All I Can Do Is Expect It to Get Better; It Can't Get No Worse'

  87. 87

    'We Can't Do Anything If We Don't Have Any Money'

  88. 88

    'The Promotion of a Culture of Life Is Most Important'

  89. 89

    'Do Away With the Two-Party System'

  90. 90

    'There's Been a Lot of Corruption and Greed That Has Infiltrated'

  91. 91

    'Americans Would Be Wise to Try to Better Understand the Role of Government Functions'

  92. 92

    'There Needs to Be More Accountability'

  93. 93

    'The General Public Has Become More Caustic About All Kinds of Issues'

  94. 94

    'There's a Lot of Mudslinging Going Around That's Unnecessary'

  95. 95

    'The Poor's Going to Have More of a Burden Than They Have Now'

  96. 96

    'We're Making Progress From the Mess That We Were in Three Years Back'

  97. 97

    'Campaign Financing Is Polluting the Whole Campaign'

  98. 98

    'I Haven't Seen Anything Change'

  99. 99

    'We've Have Some Disappointments, But We Are Moving Forward'

  100. 100

    'I'm Glad I'm Sixty Years Old Because I Wouldn't Want to Be Twenty'

  101. 101

    'The Moral Character of This Society Has Gone Way Down'

  102. 102

    'We're Seeing the Beginning Signs of a Major Collapse on the Horizon'

  103. 103

    'We Are Bankrupt; We're Playing Games'

  104. 104

    'Small Government Isn't a Bad Thing'

  105. 105

    'The Most Important Issue Is Repealing Obama Care'

  106. 106

    'I Just Hate That Attack Ads Are What Work'

  107. 107

    'We Always Look For a Quick Fix'

  108. 108

    'We Need to Speak With Our Votes'

  109. 109

    'We Can Rebuild What We've Broken'

  110. 110

    'The Most Important Thing to Me Right Now Is Unemployment'

  111. 111

    'I'm Hopeful That Things Are Going to Change'

  112. 112

    'More People Need to Stand Up and Do What Is Right'

  113. 113

    "The Citizens United decision has really damaged politics in this country"

  114. 114

    "The political system fails get told a lot of things that you want to hear"

  115. 115

    'I'd Like to See More Fairness'

  116. 116

    'Foreign Affairs, That's Important Still'

  117. 117

    'I Hope There are Young Politicians Out There'

  118. 118

    'It's a Time of Great Social Change'

  119. 119

    'Focus on What's Important and Values of All People'

  120. 120

    'I Would Like To Be Able to Get A Job With My Degree'

  121. 121

    'Our Country Keeps Getting into More and More Debt'

  122. 122

    'We Always Rise Back Up to the Top'

  123. 123

    'Supporting the Middle Class Is a Big Deal'

  124. 124

    The Foundation of the Entire Country Rides on Everybody Having a Decent Job

  125. 125

    'Real Estate Is One of the Most Important Things in Our Country'

  126. 126

    'I Am Hopeful That Our Country Will Be Able to Turn Around'

  127. 127

    'A Lot of People I Know Aren't Politically Active or Involved'

  128. 128

    'I Don't Want to Leave My Children And My Grandchildren With $25 Trillion in Debt'

  129. 129

    'I've Always Been Hopeful for New Political Parties'

  130. 130

    'There's too much private interest'

  131. 131

    I'm Interested to Hear What the Candidates Will Do for Public Sector Jobs

  132. 132

    The Economic Disparity in Our Country Is the Most Important Issue

  133. 133

    'We Have People at Various Extremes That Don't Talk to Each Other'

  134. 134

    We Need to Give Everyone an Opportunity at Anything That's Possible in the United States

  135. 135

    'That Type of Motivation is What the American People Need'

  136. 136

    'There's a Lot of Politicians That Think We're Stupid'

  137. 137

    'I Have No Problem, If Needed, to Leave the Country'

  138. 138

    "The Election Process Is All Screwed Up"

  139. 139

    "The Most Important Issue Is the Economic Inequality"

  140. 140

    "If We Stimulate the Economy, Issues Will Resolve Themselves"

  141. 141

    People Aren't Talking and Respecting One Another

  142. 142

    "Our Government Is Broken Because of the Emphasis on Democrat and Republican"

  143. 143

    If We Keep Hope We Can Do Things for The Whole Community and the Nation

  144. 144

    "People Have to Show Courage and Learn to Compromise"

  145. 145

    "How Do We Elect a President who can deal with the Unexpected?"

  146. 146

    "The Most Important Issue is the Status of our Economy"

  147. 147

    "We are in a time full of Turmoil in the World"

  148. 148

    "We Need more Responsible Leaders"

  149. 149

    "The Two-Party System is Very Flawed"

  150. 150

    "As Soon as We Lose Hope, We've Lost our Status as the Greatest Nation"

  151. 151

    'The Future Should Be Better, Even If It's More Difficult'

  152. 152

    'We Get Help From the Government Because We Need It'

  153. 153

    'If Our Political System is Broken, We've Allowed it to be Broken'

  154. 154

    'Our Political System Favors the Higher Class'

  155. 155

    'We Need to Pay Attention to our Social Status'

  156. 156

    'Politicians Will Say Whatever to get in Office'

  157. 157

    'People Need to be Employed to get the Economy Back'

  158. 158

    'We Deserve Every Opportunity to be Successful'

  159. 159

    'People are Upset when their Opinions aren't Heard'

  160. 160

    We Need to Hold People Accountable for Their Actions

  161. 161

    'We Are Focusing on More Government Control and Less Citizen Control'

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