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How Congress is not like America
(in one infographic)

Washington Post, by Chris Cillizza

Original Article

Posted By:ketchuplover, 2/3/2013 4:17:25 AM

Did you know: * That more than two out of every five members of Congress are lawyers? * That members of Congress actually live shorter lives than the rest of us? * That members of Congress make in two months what the average American makes in one year? * That 26 members of the House and one senator (Democrat Mark Begich of Alaska) do not have college degrees, and one (Republican Rep. Bill Young of Florida) doesn’t have a high school diploma? But two-thirds have graduate or professional degrees? (Correction: A reader points out that Republican Rep. Darrell Issa of

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This is sad, if true. But I´m also waiting for an infographic on how the American media is not like America.

      


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