Republicans Blamed Most for Ineffective Government in Poll

Republicans Blamed Most for Ineffective Government in Poll

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U.S. President Barack Obama shakes hands with Speaker of the House John Boehner before Obama addressed a Joint Session of Congress at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. The findings highlight the depths of public ire directed at Washington after months of gridlock and brinksmanship between Obama and House Republicans, a dynamic that could harm both sides in next year’s elections.