Political Highs and Lows of 2013

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  • More Lows Than Highs
  • Inauguration Day
  • The S Word
  • Voting Rights Act
  • March on Washington
  • Voters Stand Their Ground Against Gun Control
  • Government Shutdown
  • GOP Blues
  • Failure to Launch
  • How Do They Like Him Now?
  • Looks Like America
  • Sen. Cory Booker

More Lows Than Highs

It's been a tough year for Democrats and Republicans who faced impasse after impasse on key issues. And it's been particularly rough for President Obama, who began the year celebrating his second inauguration and is ending it with his lowest-ever approval numbers. He's not alone. An increasingly frustrated American public isn't feeling Congress either. Here's what they'll be thinking of when they head to the polls in 2014. – Joyce Jones

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