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WaPo: Stormy but highly productive 111th Congress adjourns

by Lisa Mathias

Washington Post’s David A. Farenthold briefly chronicles the work that the House and Senate did over the past two years. But as poll numbers had shown, and proven by sweep of Republicans elected to the House this past November, this mostly-Democratic Congress had not been popular with the American people for awhile. The WG’s David Winston explained why:

one thing they wanted to remain focused on was growing the economy and creating jobs,” said Republican pollster David Winston. “All of a sudden, they heard from Washington a variety of other topics. . . . The public said, ‘Enough.’ “

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