The democrats gained control of the house and republicans secured more seats in the senate, creating split control of congress. Because of this it’s likely there’ll be more legislative gridlock. Here to discuss the effectiveness of congress with Lars is Derek Willis.
Willis is a news applications developer at ProPublica, focusing on politics and elections and he is a co-founder of OpenElections. He previously worked as a developer and reporter at The New York Times, a database editor at The Washington Post and at the Center for Public Integrity and Congressional Quarterly.