Letters from the Lunar Outpost

Courage stands halfway between cowardice and rashness, one of which is a lack, the other an excess, of courage.
- Plutarch, Greek Essayist and Biographer (46-120 A.D.)

The latest Gallup numbers, posted in an article by Jeffrey M. Jones shows a historic and fitting end to four long, miserable years of Democrat control in Congress:

Democrat-Controlled Congress Leaves with Worst Approval Rating in History

Democrat-Controlled Congress Leaves with Worst Approval Rating in History

Americans’ assessment of Congress has hit a new low, with 13% saying they approve of the way Congress is handling its job. The 83% disapproval rating is also the worst Gallup has measured in more than 30 years of tracking congressional job performance.

The Pelosi-Reid Congress managed to oversee an unemployment rate that more than doubled under their watch, from the 4.4% unemployment rate they were handed the month they took over, to the 9.8% unemployment rate where it stands today.

It’s quite an accomplishment, that historic 83% disapproval rating, and let me tell you, they earned every percentage point of it.

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