There is little doubt that many American voters are disillusioned and searching for a candidate that speaks their political language, a relatable candidate. But, why do so many voters seem to be attracted to candidates that appear so outside the mainstream? Are they that angry and fed up with politics?
On Detroit Today, Stephen Henderson speaks with Bernie Porn, President of EPIC-MRA, a survey research firm based in Lansing. The discussion includes:
- What role is the media playing in elevating Donald Trump’s status as a candidate?
- The GOP’s favorability rating has dropped, according to this Pew Research Center post
- Callers weigh in on why they like Trump and why voters might feel disenfranchised
Click the audio link above to hear the full conversation.