Congress does not care what you think.

May 4, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More

Congress does not care what you think. This sickness of the U.S. political system can be demonstrated in one graph.

Bottom line of this research: It doesn’t matter what most Americans want their politicians to do.


Category: Campaign Finance Reform, Corporatocracy, Corruption, Politics

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Erich Vieth is an attorney focusing on consumer law litigation and appellate practice. He is also a working musician and a writer, having founded Dangerous Intersection in 2006. Erich lives in the Shaw Neighborhood of St. Louis, Missouri, where he lives half-time with his two extraordinary daughters.

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  1. Malcolm says:

    I have an issue with the graph in that the popularity of a measure should not represent the likelihood of a law being passed. If this was the case minorities would be discriminated against nearly all the time as the majority would enforce their views. This would be particularly a problem where relighion is a major factor in politics.

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