Are Moderate Republicans Vanishing?

Philip Bump: “Allow us to tap out the now-standard drumbeat: Capitol Hill was more polarized in 2014 than it was in 2013, which was more polarized than it was in 2012, and so on until you get to the mid-1970s or so.”

Our colleagues at Wonkblog isolated a particularly remarkable component of the shift, which we discussed last week: Republican moderates are vanishing.

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  • embo66

    Well, at least the graph very clearly shows who the hell is to blame for the ever-increasing polarization in Washington. Sheesh!

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