Upstate New York lawmakers are asking you to put them back in office, but how effective have they been?
You probably will not be surprised to hear this Congress is the least active in the nation’s history. In the past two years, they have passed 181 bills that were signed into law by the president. Norm Ornstein, a congressional scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, does not rate it very highly.
“This is an embarrassing and miserable Congress. Really one of the worst I've ever seen,” Ornstein says.