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How Our Laws Are Made [infographic]

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst As the national debt and budget issues monopolize the airwaves, it strikes me how little I remember from my undergraduate government courses. I can rattle off the names of several key representatives and senators, but … Continue reading

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Congress Begins 2013 With 14% Approval

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst Americans give Congress a 14% job approval rating as the new year begins, the lowest since September of last year and one point below Congress’ 15% average approval for 2012, the lowest yearly average in … Continue reading

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The Congress That’s Never There

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst by ELSPETH REEVE & PHILIP BUMP (Atlantic)   The 112th Congress was widely regarded as the worst Congress ever. The 113th — which is just 58 days old, but will go into recess on Friday … Continue reading

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