Do we expect too much from our Politicians? We’re human after all, and humans make mistakes. The problem is that when you’re a politician, your moral compass is the difference being able to to live in my house, my kids have decent books in schools and all around happiness of my significant other. As in, those politicians decide if my date night is stressful or extra delightful. I’ve got a lot on the line. Personal needs aside, politicians in the public eye can’t keep any little whopsee! underage shenanigans quiet. We should be able to expect the leaders of our country to be good role models for our children, not be the center of the latest twitter trash.
According to the NYU School of Law, the number of US politicians with criminal records is equal to the number that have college diplomas. Typical ‘MERICA.
Criminal convictions aren’t the only examples of bad behavior that our politicians represent in us either. A huge number of the political population are operating on some corporate radically outdated religious ideals that lead to heartbreaking discrimination. A study conducted by the Pew Research Centre stated that in 2017, 67% of the American public support Gay Marriage. And yet, turn on Fox News and see all the greedy government groups that are arguing all day long against it victimizing a giant section of the Wedding Industry and half the actors in L.A.
Below is a list of 20 of the worst Politicians in the USA.