Is The Primary System To Blame For Partisanship?

See on Scoop.itDidYouCheckFirst

Many observers say increasing partisanship in America is the result of gerrymandered districts.

Greg Russak‘s insight:

Data discussed in this report indicates that, contrary to what I would have expected, “open” primaries do NOT result in more moderate candidates representing their parties in the general elections. Why not? Two words: voter apathy.

See on www.npr.org

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