If you wish to be a success in the world, promise everything, deliver nothing.
– Napoleon Bonaparte
Amusing poll put out by Gallup. On the high/very high trustworthy scale, Congress actually comes in second to last, just ahead of car salespeople (Congress ranks worst on the low/very low scale). Fittingly, members of Congress are very much like used car salespeople. They tell you a story so that you spend money on something that doesn’t work.
Check out the full survey of trusted (or not trusted) jobs here.