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Realigning election - Wikipedia

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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...

America is Shifting To The Political Left | Soapboxie

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Aug 11, 2016 ... Three decades after the conservative revolution and the election of Ronald Reagan. The country seems to be growing weary of conservative ...

What America's leftward shift means for elections - Reuters

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Feb 18, 2014 ... What America's leftward shift means for elections ... With each new poll, it's becoming clear that the United States is shifting to the left. ... Gallup reports that, in 2013, the percentage of Americans identifying themselves as ... After researching the issue, two political scientists concluded, “the Democrats...

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 ... Then you watched Reagan rewrite America's political rules. ... that “Reagan's election and my grandfather's allegiance to him were defining ..... shift to the right, New York in 2013 is foreshadowing a national shift to the...

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...

The Twentieth-Century Reversal: How Did the Republican States ...

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Dec 30, 2013 ... In the past few elections, rich states have gone for the Democrats and poor states have voted Republican, but ... (with the shift pushed along by redistricting that increased the ... tablishing political alliances for the succeeding decades, so it is a .... the left in most countries around the world, but in the United.

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...

America's presidential election: Pushback | The Economist

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Mar 5, 2016 ... The 2016 campaign is putting the most influential political-science book in recent memory to a stiff test ... The tide did not start to shift until 2008, when Nate Silver, a baseball ... “FiveThirtyEight” for the number of votes in America's electoral college. .... There isn't much time left for TPD to be proved ...

Why the 2016 Election Proves America Needs the Electoral College ...

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Nov 15, 2016 ... Why the 2016 Election Proves America Needs the Electoral College ... there have been calls from many on the left to abolish America's unique presidential election system. ... This sudden shift is why Trump secured a surprise victory. ... Donald Trump at the 2013 Conservative Political Action Conference.

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 ... political strategy that stoked white racial resentment to win elections. .... Our current burst of nativism and racial anxiety is proving to be a similarly potent fo...