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Roll Call: Groundhog Day in America

by Emily O'Connor

The WG’s David Winston writes that Washington dysfunction is driven by a system that rewards clicks and quick media hits over cooperation and compromise:

Good governance takes second place to good copy and cable hits. Politicians on both sides who drive controversy through bombast and division are rewarded by their parties and the media, and this system has created a reality so skewed that average voters can no longer tell what’s important and what’s hype.

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