Commentary: Lessons From The Class Of '74

Riding a wave of revulsion against politics as usual, a huge crop of newcomers sweeps into Congress. Promising to overthrow the old order, they demand broad changes to make Washington more accountable to ordinary citizens. The Republican freshmen Class of 1994? Nope, the Democratic Class of '74--better known as the Watergate Babies.

To continue reading this article you must be a Bloomberg Professional Service Subscriber.