“As an amateur student of constitutional history and as a member of Congress, I have come to the conclusion that the Senate was a historic mistake,” said Representative Rahm Emanuel of Illinois, the No. 4 Democrat.
And for some freshman lawmakers, who came to Washington hoping to do big things for the American people, the late-session circus has been disconcerting.
Friday, December 7, 2007
Some of the Democratic leadership sounds unhappy with Constitutional checks and balances: