APPROVAL OF CONGRESS AT RECORD LOW
Alas. A new Gallup poll reveals that 86 percent of Americans disapprove of the U.S. Congress, tying a 41-year record for such negative sentiments. A paltry 11 percent of the respondents actually approve of the lawmakers; that includes 8 percent of Republicans, 13 percent of independents and 11 percent of Democrats.
“Republicans’ more negative evaluation of Congress is