Congress is back to work this week and Canadians have interests in what is coming out of America’s legislative ‘sausage’ factory.
With the mid-terms in November, electoral considerations will be top-of-mind. Public confidence in Congress reached a new low in 2013.
The Republicans remain divided over the debacle of September’s government shutdown. The Democrats are hurting from the botched launch of Obamacare. U.S. national politics is like a game of snakes and ladders.