Congressional Dysfunction is an analysis of how the 21st Century Congress has evolved into the worst nightmares of the Founding Fathers. The arguments advanced for and against Congress during the constitutional ratification debates by the Federalist and Anti-Federalist are reviewed in the context of the present Congress.During their serious and public debate on the nature of the proposed legislative branch, the Founding Fathers probably never expected that the Congress they were creating would degenerate into a legislatively incompetent, over compensated millionaires club whose members would accept sexual predators in their midst and condone lying to We the People. That the 21st Century Congress1. Is completely lacking in self-discipline is shown through recent scandals, including an examination of the Weinergate and Ensign scandals - sexual predators roaming the halls of Congress while members look the other way;2. Is putting itself above We the People is shown by examining the millionaire composition, the flaunting of laws applicable to We the People and the lavish pay, benefit and retirement scheme set up for themselves; and3.
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July 29, 2011
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