Take a Chill Pill: Poll Says America Needs a Xanax

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A Season of Discontent

As they begin a five-week summer recess, congressional lawmakers are not returning home to happy constituents. On issues ranging from the economy to foreign policy, they're depressed by the job performance of President Obama and Congressional lawmakers and ready to picket about it, according to a new Wall Street Journal/NBC poll. Here's what's getting them down. Joyce Jones (@BETpolitichick)

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