He's right. Congress doesn't work for anyone anymore because it's made up of ideologues on the left and the right. No one wants to compromise. To an ideologue, "compromise" is a very bad word.
Why should he stick around and accomplish nothing in Congress, when he could accomplish more outside of Congress? Instead of Bayh bashing democrats should listen up.
Watch Sen. Evan Bayh speak this morning on his decision to retire at the end of his term here.
Here is Bayh, who rules out a presidential run, on Morning Joe: