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September 21, 2012 11:27 AM Your Do-Nothing Congress (in One Graph)

By John Sides

Here’s a graph from political scientist Tobin Grant about acts passed by all U.S. Congresses (click on image for clearer view):

The current Congress and the next least productive Congresses are highlighted.

[Cross-posted at The Monkey Cage]

John Sides is an associate professor of political science at George Washington University.


  • martin on September 23, 2012 11:23 AM:

    Problem is, the no-government crazies will see that as a good thing.