PP 2.5 - They might be responding to the median voter but Congress just looks different Segregation gerrymandering etc allow for districts to be

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Large polarization in the 80-90s between parties of House and Senate. Polarization increase of parties, Culture War. This is inconsistent with MVT If people aren’t polarized, then why are politicians? They might not be responding to median voters anymore
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Unformatted text preview: They might be responding to the median voter, but Congress just looks different Segregation, gerrymandering, etc. allow for districts to be increasingly homogeneous The gap is .47...
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2008 for the course POL 53.0300 taught by Professor Harvey during the Spring '08 term at NYU.

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