Growing Wealth Widens Distance Between Lawmakers And Constituents

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A view of the U.S. Capitol Building's dome January 5, 2011 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images) | Getty

BUTLER, Pa. -- One day after his shift at the steel mill, Gary Myers drove home in his 10-year-old Pontiac and told his wife he was going to run for Congress.

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