Just 18 bills have become law through the first half of 2011, and 15 of those named a building after someone, temporarily extended expiring laws or appointed an official to the board of the Smithsonian Institution. Congress can’t decide what to do on critical issues like Libya, spending or the nation’s debt limit, and no compromise is in sight on a host of other issues.Then Politico spits out:
Not that it matters substantively. When Congress is in, all it does is bash Obama.This is really an objective article, isn't it?
Yes, Congress is unable to accomplish much in this highly partisan atmosphere, but will be able to accomplish a lot more with a Republican president and senate in January of 2013. Let's all work for that.
Meanwhile, read Politico's Democrat advertisement here.