WWMT - wwmt.com - Search Results The following is an archived video story. The text content of that video story is available below for reference. The original video has been deleted and is no longer available. Survey: Trust in elected leaders falls sharply world-wide(NEWSCHANNEL 3) - A global survey suggests that trust in elected leaders worldwide has fallen sharply.The public relations firm Edelman has found that only 44 percent of university-educated people participating in the survey trust government.That's down four percentage points from the previous year. As recently as 2011, trust in politicians stood at 52 percent.