Saturday, December 20th, 2014
Departing Democratic U.S. Rep. Pete Gallego of Alpine made his claim about the productivity/popularity of Congress at about the 1:20 mark of this December 2014 speech (excerpted from C-SPAN).

Texan Pete Gallego: This Congress the least productive, least popular in U.S. history

Pete Gallego of Texas slipped this into his farewell remarks on the House floor: "This Congress made history as the least productive, most unpopular Congress in the history of this proud nation."


Ever ever ever?


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One reason: artificial insemination

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