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Which Party Represents the
Wealthier U.S. Districts?

Mediaite, by Josh Feldman

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Posted By:JoniTx, 4/1/2014 9:19:32 AM

In order to appeal to everyday, average Americans, both political parties like to trot out the attack that the other side is the party of the rich (or super-rich, just to make it stick more). Well, the Associated Press looked at the financial stats for every congressional district and concluded that most of the wealthiest districts in America are represented by Democrats. The single richest congressional district in the country is New York’s 12th Congressional District, which is currently represented by Democrat Carolyn Maloney. Behind that is California’s 33rd, represented by Democrat Henry Waxman. And House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi‘s

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: mitzi, 4/1/2014 9:47:30 AM     (No. 9792880)

I live in NY´s 12th Congressional District ... that´s a really, really big area.

http://maloney.house.gov/our-district

The part of the district where I live is very middle class - far from wealthy.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: vulcanrider, 4/1/2014 9:53:22 AM     (No. 9792886)

This is a rhetorical question, right?

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