WA Ballot Measures Polling Under 50% – So Much for That Anti-Tax, Less Government Wave

By: Thursday September 16, 2010 8:45 am

People have tried to depict the Tea Parties as a grassroots movement emerging from a national wave of anger about being overtaxed, combined with a strong desire to shrink the government. Some will no doubt claim that if Republicans win big this November, it is because Americans really want lower taxes and much less government. But the polling data in Washington State, at least, doesn’t seem to bear that out.

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