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What do poll numbers mean for Congress?

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Just 11 percent of the American public approves of Congress, according to a new Gallup survey. It's the lowest since Gallup began asking the question in 1974. And, more bad news for lawmakers: The Pew Research Center finds two thirds of voters say most members of Congress should be voted out of office next year - the highest on record. Republicans fare the worst in that survey, with most people pointing to them as the problem in Washington. Judson Phillips, founder of Tea Party Nation, will join the show to discuss.