Volunteers load bottled water into a truck in Flint, Mich., in 2016. With a similar water crisis now hitting Benton Harbor, Mich., Washington must seem increasingly irrelevant to people just trying to get by, Curtis writes.  (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call file photo)

Sometimes, it’s as simple as getting clean water

Why Washington infighting leaves citizens exhausted

Posted October 28, 2021 at 6:00am