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Realigning election

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A realigning election is a term from political science and political history describing a dramatic ... A critical election came in 1964 with a shift at the presidential level to the .... This electi...

Why America Is Moving Left - The Atlantic

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The resemblances are clear, but their political significance has been turned upside down. ... Today, amid left-wing militancy and racial strife, a liberal era is only just beginning. ... It also coincided with Paul Krugman's emergence as America's most ... Soros and Tom Steyer, has itself shifted leftward during the Obama years...

How Donald Trump happened: Racism against Barack Obama. - Slate

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Mar 13, 2016 ... Why, when the United States is stronger and wealthier than it's been since the ... For some on the left, Trump is the result of decades of divisive politics—the ... political strategy that stoked white racial resentment to win elections. .... status threat” from a shift in racial demographics, surveying how people ...

Tea Party movement | American political movement | Britannica.com

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Nov 30, 2015 ... Historically, populist movements in the United States have arisen in ... Nonetheless, the Tea Party proved its influence at the polls. ... January 2010, in the special election to fill the U.S. Senate seat left vacant by the death of Ted Kennedy. ... and in February 2013 Republican strategist Karl Rove founded the ...

A Dream Undone - The New York Times

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Jul 29, 2015 ... And when Frye became a deputy United States attorney in the ... In 2013, the Supreme Court, in the case of Shelby County v. ..... of the Voting Rights Act: “ Once it passed, white folks got up and left us still ... Instead, they argued something new: that the plaintiffs failed to prove that Mobile set up the election ...

Political Scientist: Republicans Most Conservative They've Been In ...

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Apr 13, 2012 ... Note the steady shift towards conservatism among Republicans. ... with the 1976 election in the House the Republican caucus has steadily moved to the right ever since. ... to the left and the Republican Party has been pulled to the right. ... at all levels, how bitter will the atmosphere will be in January 2013?

Presidential Elections - U.S. Presidents - HISTORY.com

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Speculation then shifted to the vice presidency. ... Left to choose between Jefferson and Burr, most Federalists supported Burr. ... The election proved to be the last one of significance for the Federalist party, largely owing to anti-British American ... The 1828 election campaign was one of the dirtiest in America's history.

Hillary Clinton's Betrayal of the American Left :: Politics :: Features ...

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Feb 25, 2016 ... It has long been said by disenchanted left-wing people that America has no ... and Bernie Sanders fall on a political spectrum in comparison to the GOP. ... If this graph proves anything, it's that the Democrats can get elected ... That said, with the exception of 2016 Hillary, they indicate a pendulum shift the ...

Cuban-Americans: Politics, culture and shifting demographics ...

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Dec 14, 2015 ... The announcement in late 2014 that the United States and Cuba would ... and deep issues of identity will continue to evolve as the political situation shifts. ... In May 2013, former New Mexico governor Bill Richardson, who is of ... while 48 percent of all eligible Hispanics voted in the 2012 election, the rate .....

Acta Politica - Between populist rhetoric and pragmatic policymaking ...

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Aug 22, 2014 ... On the basis of a frame analysis of electoral politics this article argues that, in spite ... Furthermore, uniting both German states meant that the task of addressing ... For Germany's centre-left and centre-right, the focus has been on aligning their .... However, this decision proved to be a risky political strat...

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The Rise of the New New Left - The Daily Beast

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Sep 12, 2013 ... To understand why that challenge may prove so destabilizing, start with this core truth: For ... Then you watched Reagan rewrite America's political rules. .... In the last two elections, young Americans voted heavily for Obama. ..... shift to the right, New York in 2013 is foreshadowing a national shift to the left...

Political Effects of the Great Recession - Vanderbilt University

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Mar 20, 2013 ... America's political response to the Great Recession was surprising to ... pushed policy significantly to the left, as Democratic presidents ... Arbor, MI, January 17- 18, 2013. ... elections show little evidence of any consistent shift in favor of either ..... even with a (fleetingly) “filibuster-proof” majority in t...

How Supreme Court Decision on Voting Rights Act is Affecting State ...

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Nov 1, 2013 ... The Supreme Court's June 2013 decision also effectively shifted the burden from ... “With redistricting, there's always one very wealthy political party or another ... since it doesn't include data about people born in the United States. ... to show proof of citizenship before registering to vote in a federal...