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Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Newt Watch - Legacy Edition

Nov 29th, 2011

Lawrence Lessig writes:

"There is no candidate for president who has had more experience in changing Washington than Gingrich. Indeed, there may be no American since James Madison who has had more of an effect in making the institution of Congress what it is today.

For as far too few remember, more than any other living American, it is Newt Gingrich who gave us the current version of our hopelessly dysfunctional Congress — an institution which, according to a New York Times/CBS poll, now has the confidence of 9% of the American people. That monster is his baby, and no one should deny him his parental bragging rights."

We couldn't agree more. He deserves every bit of credit for this. We encourage you to read the whole piece.

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