Jeff Bergner

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  • CH. 1 : Why Is Congress Dysfunctional?

    Bergner explains how Congress has encumbered itself with unhelpful rules and practices, and suggests reforms that might strengthen it.

    00:15 - 28:14

  • CH. 2 : Partisanship and Ideology

    Congress in recent years has become more ideological and partisan and less able to craft effective legislation. Why? Bergner considers.

    28:14 - 1:07:52

  • CH. 3 : The Executive Branch

    Kristol and Bergner discuss the relationship between the executive branch and Congress, and why the latter has ceded much of its Constitutional authority.

    1:07:52 - 1:27:33