Over the Hill

September 12, 2013 5:10 PM

TV coverage of Congress is a lot of bunk

I can’t help wondering if the current stalemates and deadlocks in Congress aren’t due to the TV coverage. The live TV coverage of all sessions and hearings of the House of Representatives started in 1979. Similar TV coverage in the Senate started in 1986.

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Phil Dirkx has lived in Paso Robles for more than four decades, and his column is published every week. Reach him at 238-2372 or phild2008@sbcglobal.net .

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