What makes a good lawmaker?
The two major parties are both asking voters to give them control of Congress in this year's election. But, on an individual level, what qualities make a good lawmaker?
- Norman Ornstein: Nationally recognized congressional expert, Minnesota native and resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute. Ornstein is the co-author of "The Broken Branch: How Congress is Failing America and How to Get It Back on Track."
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- Ornstein's recent appearance at the U of M
September 12, 2006
- Ornstein on "the broken branch"
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