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By Lee Hamilton
ndiana University Center on Representative Government 

Commentary: To improve, congress needs to look inward

 

Last updated 5/22/2019 at 12:12pm



There are a lot of reasons why Congress finds itself hamstrung in Washington and discounted by the people it serves at home. These include long-term trends over which it has little control: the political polarization of the country; the oceans of money that get dumped into the political process; the push by successive presidents to amass as much executive power as possible.

But in the end, the...



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