Write a research paper on the following topic, and include citations and a bibliography. The research paper should be 1,200 words (not including citations). Delve into books, articles, surveys, expert views, videos, and essays on the subject to provide specific examples that are properly quoted, paraphrased, and cited.
The topic: Media coverage of Congress
What is the tone of U.S. media coverage of Congress? How does media coverage of Congress over the past few years affect public attitudes toward the legislative process? Why are public ratings of Congress so low, but re-election rates so high?