Physicist Elected to Congress Calls for More Scientists-Statesmen
Only a handful of physicists have reached the halls of Congress. Bill Foster, a particle physicist and businessman just ... And one of the highest-leverage ways to do that is to get elected to an office in the United States. How will you utilize your ...
How Congress Really Works/Why Seth Rogen Failed to Get Attention
And no one can miss those because missed votes get ... elected them to do, not meet with a celebrity who just stopped by for 20 minutes. (And 20 minutes is super generous for a Congressional committee.) No one cared enough to go to hearing with Seth Rogen?
We don't know how to throw the bums out of Congress, so they keep winning
According to Gallup, only 22% of respondents say that members of Congress in general “deserve to be re-elected” – the lowest-ever measure ... Indeed, if there is resentment involved, it has to do with Congress not doing its job, while Americans ...
Physicist elected to Congress calls for more scientists-statesmen
I'm not advocating that Congress be dominated by scientists, but when I had a look at the ... The incentives for a politician is to do whatever's necessary to get elected. But the long-term best interests of our country depend on having long-term ...
Barney Frank: How Smart Is Congress?
Barney Frank ... But I get the general press asking, “do you want to comment on this and comment on that?” when I haven’t read about it and don’t know about it. And what I have found is that, on the whole, the members of Congress are smarter ...