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10 Dumbest Members of Congress

 
READ COMPLETE ARTICLE HERE … By Mark Howard, AlterNet
Posted on May 22, 2012, Printed on May 23, 2012

http://www.alternet.org/story/155545/10_dumbest_members_of_congress

The Sunlight Foundation just released the results of a study measuring the scholastic grade level of speeches made by members of Congress. The scale uses the Flesch-Kincaid test and is based on the length of words and sentences used. Among its findings are, “Congress now speaks at almost a full grade level lower than it did just seven years ago, with the most conservative members of Congress speaking on average at the lowest grade level.” The study further found that it is the “most extreme members” who speak at the lowest grade levels, as well as the most junior.

 

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