Time For Congress To Get To Work
The ceremonies are done. It's time for the newly-Democratic House and Senate to knuckle down and get to work. What do the American people expect?
The conventional wisdom suggests the midterm elections were an example of voters telling Washington that they want to see Dems and Republicans working together. It sounds pleasant enough, but Matt Stoller pointed to a CNN poll (.pdf) that suggests what voters really want to see is Dems passing their own policy agenda. These are results on [...]