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Unformatted text preview: extremely useful advantage. Along with many other powers the majority party has being able to decide what and when is a very technical advantage that is often used to increase the power or at least the perception of power in Congress. The Fight Club Politics article gave excellent insight to this phenomenon of hate that is going on in our government. I call it a phenomenon because as was mentioned in the article, this hate has gone past just name calling. It has grown into genuine disgust and lack of acceptance of members in the opposing parties. This is a very big problem because when a member of Congress thinks their counterpart is inferior then no progress will ever be made. I truly hope we are not passed the point of no return, because when lawmakers stop putting their differences aside for the common good of the nation, a downhill spiral will soon ensue....
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This note was uploaded on 03/14/2012 for the course POL 459 taught by Professor Dr.baker during the Spring '12 term at Miami University.
- Spring '12