Uh oh. Former members of Congress want their jobs back

Some former members of Congress are hoping 2014 will be the year of the comeback. Congress may have public approval ratings hovering near record lows, but several Republicans who once served in the House are trying to recapture their old seats. Among Democrats, former Rep. Marjorie Margolies, who was bounced from office two decades ago after casting a decisive vote for President Bill Clinton’s budget plan, wants to represent the Philadelphia suburbs again. Entering the new year, Republicans see a more favorable political landscape with President Barack Obama’s political standing weakened after the botched rollout of his signature health care
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