Plenty of us complain about politicians, but if they're so bad, why are 90% of incumbents reelected?

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A Fairleigh Dickinson University PublicMind poll found that only 22 percent surveyed say most politicians behave ethically. Obviously, corruption and allegations of malpractice are commonplace in Trenton and beyond.

A lack of knowledge about key issues, party loyalty, the incumbent name recognition advantage, and low voter turnout were popular caller explanations.

Why do you think people keep reelecting corrupt politicians? Tell us your thoughts in the comments section and poll below.

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