Obama last seen shaking his head in quiet disbelief.
86% Believe Individuals Make Their Own Success — Rasmussen
Most Americans do not believe it’s possible for anyone in the United States to work hard and get rich, but they feel overwhelmingly that good decisions and hard work are likely to lead to a middle-class lifestyle.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 88% of American Adults think it’s at least somewhat likely that someone who works hard and makes good decisions will enjoy a middle-class lifestyle, including 38% who say it’s Very Likely. Just 10% believe this is not very or not at all likely.