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Study: Voters Frustrated That Their Voices Are Not Heard

Following the 2016 election, the Congressional Institute commissioned a study of middle-class Americans and their dissatisfaction with government, and it finds that they remain concerned about the future of the country. Less than 40 percent of middle-income voters think the country is going in the “right direction”, and a full 44 percent thinks the country is on the “wrong track”.

Clipping Cloture Clears Confirmation Clogs: How Shortening Post-Cloture Debate Time Increased Senate Efficiency in 113th Congress

New Joint Committee Can Make Meaningful Reforms to Congressional Budget Process

Rep. Louise Slaughter, Former House Rules Committee Chairwoman, Dies at 88

Bipartisan Budget Reform Committee: Congress’ Best Hope to Fix Budget Process. Update: Committee Members Named

End Government Shutdowns

House of Representatives Honors Newest Dean

How the Byrd Rule Affects Tax Reform

How the Senate Can Confirm Nominees More Quickly

Dissatisfaction with Congress at an All-Time High. The Congressional Institute Has Some Ideas on How To Fix That.

Fixing the Authorization Process: Restoring Checks and Balances

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