John Allen Paulos makes the case: Among the 435 members of the House, for example, there are one physicist, one chemist, one microbiologist, six engineers and nearly two dozen representatives with medical training. The case of doctors and the body...
House Majority Leader John Boehner gave a very relaxed interview to the Wall Street Journal's Peggy Noonan over the weekend. Maybe too relaxed. Here's the money quote: "We got 435 members. It's just a slice of America, it really is.... Read Post
That’s Dana Milbank’s theory: A Congressional Quarterly count of the current Congress finds that just 86 of the 435 members of the House are veterans, as are only 17 of 100 senators, which puts the overall rate at 19 percent. This i... Read Post