While members of Congress claim that these cut days are “district work periods,” often times these periods are spent on campaigning or doing little real work for society....
[tags: United States Congress, United States Senate] - In Mayhew’s work he suggest that the main goal of Members of Congress is to get reelected.
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[tags: Separation of powers, United States Congress] - I want to thank every one of you for the support, that you have gave not only on the campaign trail, but also during my two years in the United States Congress, this term.
As you know election season is around the corner, and I am hoping to have your support again as we being to campaign for my re-election for the great 5th District of Minnesota.
I am writing to inform you all my successes, failures, routines, and what I was responsible for during my time on Capitol Hill.
As your representative, I feel that is greatly important to provide transparency to my constituents....
Today, Congress is making history even now, but maybe not the history they would like to see. Never before has congresses’ approval ratings been so low.
Not only have there approval ratings dropped, the days they actually work has as well.