REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque- The dome of the U.S. Capitol is reflected on the first day of the 113th Congress in Washington January 3, 2013. In the wake of bruising fights in their own ranks over the "fiscal cliff" and aid for victims of superstorm Sandy - Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives open a new Congress on Thursday more divided than ever.

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The debate over state polarization and campaign finance laws continues

July 16, 2015, Lee Drutman

One of the fundamental arguments in the “Political Realism” debate is whether or not strong political parties could make government work better. In this post, Lee Drutman continues the debate over the impacts of limits to party fundraising. 

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