Read Stuff, You Should: The Personalities of Congress

Jonathan Bernstein is a Bloomberg View columnist. He taught political science at the University of Texas at San Antonio and DePauw University and wrote A Plain Blog About Politics.
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Happy Birthday to Bruce Bochy, 59.

Two Seders done, time for the good stuff:

1. Adam Ramey is studying personality and behavior in Congress, and has some interesting results.

2. Josh Huder on productivity and the 113th Congress.

3. How biased are partisan polls? Harry Enten looks at the evidence.

4. Sarah Kliff on health-care spending.

5. The Census Bureau explains why it is changing health-insurance questions.

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(Jonathan Bernstein covers U.S. politics for Bloomberg View.He is co-editor of "The Making of the Presidential Candidates 2012."Follow him onTwitter at @JBPlainblog.)

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