TITLE

The Lost Middle Ground

AUTHOR(S)
Cook, Charlie
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
National Journal;9/26/2009, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the deterioration of bipartisanship in U.S. politics. He notes that the Democratic Party nor the Republican Party should be blamed for the loss of bipartisanship. A survey conducted by NBC News and "Wall Street Journal" found that 61% of respondents believe that both parties are not willing to compromise and try to find a middle ground. He also cites the belief of analysts that reform in campaign finance will solve the political problems of the nation.
ACCESSION #
44370278

 

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