Behind The Mic With Joe Mathieu: Congress Could Be Least Productive Ever

December 4, 2013 1:00 PM
Behind The Mic With Joe Mathieu: Congress Could Be Least Productive Ever
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" BOSTON (CBS) – Imagine if you went to work and didn’t get anything done. Someone would probably notice and you’d have to deal with the consequences.

Not the case for Congress, whose approval ratings just keep falling – now into the single digits. The latest Gallup survey gives them just 9% approval. And the feeling cuts across political lines with Democrats, Republicans and Independents all giving Congress a big fat thumbs down.

And it’s no mystery why – gridlock. Means nothing gets done. And that’s when lawmakers actually go to work.

In fact reporter Matt Viser wrote a great story in the Globe today tallying the amount of actual work this Congress has done "

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