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January 8, 2010 6:36 PM

As old-timers depart, Congress breaks down under new dynamics

Congress is breaking down under the pressures of a number of modern, rapidly changing political dynamics. The emerging culture of Congress is less collegial than it was in some but not all earlier times, and is becoming a place where lawmakers often feel like they're being watched every minute, said former Minnesota Rep. Bill Frenzel.

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