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Dems Are To Blame
For Political Polarization

Investor´s Business Daily, by IBD Staff

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Posted By:RustMB, 6/13/2014 7:49:55 AM

Ideology: A Pew study finds the country more polarized than ever, and naturally Republicans are catching the blame. Truth is, it´s Democrats who´ve lurched to extremes. Evidence of Republicans´ shift to the far right is supposed to be found in the defeat of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, which prompted the New York Times to editorialize that "In GOP, Far Right Is Too Moderate." Former Clinton adviser Donna Brazile added that "even the candidates who are supposed to be the establishment have been pulled so far to the right by Tea Party challengers that there is no difference in their

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Edgelady, 6/13/2014 9:42:31 AM     (No. 9884271)

I read about the Pew study at Yahoo and was skeptical of it -- I wondered what were some of the questions asked and how they were worded for them to come to their conclusions. I think this information, how Congress votes, is a better indicator of which group is more polarized.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: stablemoney, 6/13/2014 10:47:14 AM     (No. 9884396)

Believing in the constitution, free markets, limited government, and individual liberty is now considered far right? Well, then yes, we are going to have a fight.

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