Jason Grumet on the Bipartisan Policy Center's Healthy Congress Index
"This has been a country where proud principled partisans look at each other in the eye and say, '˜I disagree with you. Now, I want to understand what you think.' It's the construction collision of ideas, where people who really know and care about the future come together and work it out."
Polls show that the American public gives Congress high disapproval ratings. But this year, there have been times this year that Republicans and Democrats have come together and made deals on a variety of issues. Jason Grumet, President of the Bipartisan Policy Center discusses Congress' ability to effectively legislate and govern.
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