­There is tangible proof that the United States government does not represent the people.Chart graphing the likelyness of policy changes, showing general public opinion having no impact but opinon of the elits being extreamly impactful

Independent studies, such as one conducted by Professors Martin Gilens of Princeton University and Benjamin Page of Northwestern University, have confirmed that public opinion holds “only a miniscule, near-zero, statistically non-significant impact upon public policy.” This same research identified a measurable correlation between what those who could afford lobbyists wanted, and what laws were ultimately passed by Congress.