#1302 Alarm Poll

I’m like everyone else, I’m in the middle. I see some benefits on both edges of the spectrum, but I don’t want either of them to prevail.
— Clay S. Jenkinson portraying Thomas Jefferson

Clay S. Jenkinson asked listeners to rate, on a scale of 1 to 10, how alarmed they are about the current state of political affairs in the United States. Rather than just giving a number, many listeners responded with many thoughtful letters. This week we share and read portions from 17 of those letters.

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What Would Jefferson Do?

A statesman is one who always asks what is best for this country.
— Clay S. Jenkinson portraying Thomas Jefferson

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