Republicans took over Congress promising big change, but internal battles and refusals to compromise have made them historically unproductive. With public approval at 14%, is this Congress more dysfunctional than those of the past? Also, a British Panel finds Rupert Murdoch unfit to run News Corporation, and the largest fossil forest ever discovered is 300 million years old. Was it done in by climate change?
Is Congress as Bad as It Looks…or Worse?
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British Panel Finds Murdoch Unfit to Run News Corporation
"Rupert Murdoch is not a fit person to exercise the stewardship of a major international company." That's the conclusion of a committee of Britain's parliament after...
7 min, 11 sec
Are Congress' Extreme Politics Eroding Our Democracy?
Even some long-time Republicans are calling the current Congress the most dysfunctional since the Civil War. Public approval is 14 percent -- up from nine. What do Tea Party...
37 min, 6 sec