Congress' Operating Costs

This video originally aired on Sunday, October 10, 2010.

About This Video

Paul Barton discusses his recent piece on Congress' operating costs, which increased 89 percent over the last decade -- more than three times the inflation rate. He also identifies the most expensive cost centers for Congress and why.


Business & Commerce Budget, Federal Budget, Washington Politics

Related Subjects/Topics

  • U.S. House of Representatives
  • U.S. Senate


  • Paul Barton