A short newspaper article entitled "People hate Congress. But most incumbents get re-elected. What gives?" with five discussion questions.
Easy to read and understand thought provoking article that examines the paradox of low approval ratings for congress but high approval rating for the person who is your representative.
The questions range from the specific to broader topics about if this is a bad trend and if there is anything we can or should do about it.
This article is also built into a complete lesson plan also available for purchase.