Kind ranked in bottom half of effective Congressmen
As always, most Americans will complain about Congress before re-electing their own member next Tuesday. A new survey says many of those lawmakers are not as effective as the folks back home might think.
A company that provides services to government relations people rates Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, R-Menomonee Falls, as third most powerful member of the House. That's because he chairs the Judiciary Committee -- a post he'll have to leave in January by House rules.