On Wednesday morning, Sen. Barbara Ann Mikulski (D-Md.) announced her support of the Iran nuclear deal, becoming the 34th Senate Democrat to do so. At this point, President Barack Obama has enough votes to sustain his veto of a promised resolution of disapproval from the Republicans. In other words, barring some…
A new startup that analyzes legislative data has confirmed what we long suspected: female Senators are more productive, passing more bills than their male counterparts and working together more often to sponsor bipartisan measures.
The fact that women only account for 17 percent of the U.S. Senate and 17 percent of the House troubles President Obama, who suggested Friday that Congress would be more productive if it boasted more women to help offset all the jerking off that male senators and representatives have earned so much renown for recently.