By Lee H. Hamilton
Published: Friday, July 13 2012 12:10 a.m. MDT
Another yawning gap has opened up between Congress and average Americans: Congress, unlike the country at large, is noxiously partisan.
Transportation, gerrymandering, bla,bla,bla...when the senate minority leader
says on day one of an opposing Presidents administration that for the next four
years the number one goal is to defeat the sitting President, and you have
If the premise of this article is true (that Americans have “no patience
for political leaders who zealously seek partisan advantage” then it would
appear the Dems have squandered a major opportunity (based on the 2010
"The Republicans can come along if they want, but they will have to sit in
the back of the bus". Pres. Obama after his election.
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