Congress

English: The western front of the United State...

English: The western front of the United States Capitol. The Neoclassical style building is located in Washington, D.C., on top of Capitol Hill at the east end of the National Mall. The Capitol was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1960. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

If the US Congress is the best congress that money can buy, and it is, why is Congress so unpopular.? Because it represents its buyers so well who are a fraction of the 1%. The popularity of Congress has nowhere to go but down when more and more people realize that this Congress no longer represents anyone other than its buyers.

What should we do? We MUST adopt public financing of elections and sharply limit the influence of lobbyists. Please see my prior post on the subject Gilded Age part 2

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