by Max Brantley
At least 16 Republicans are quitting Congress. No longer in control of things -- and the outlook bleak thanks to Bush -- they suddenly want to spend more time with families.
"I don't like being in the minority," said Rep. Ray LaHood (R-Ill.), who was first elected in the 1994 GOP landslide and will retire after this term. "It's not that much fun, and the prospects for the future don't look that good."