Monopoly Politics 2018

Posted on October 04, 2017

Monopoly Politics ReportIn Monopoly Politics 2018 FairVote explores the extent, causes and remedies to the lack of competition and partisan fairness in U.S. House elections and the increasing polarization of members elected to the U.S. House of Representatives.

In our detailed analyses, we discuss the power of partisanship in determining election outcomes, the advantages of incumbency, and the decline of cross-over representatives. We explore the relative importance of money, gerrymandering, and the self-sorting of Americans into ideologically polarized communities in producing congressional dysfunction. 

For more information, visit our main Monopoly Politics page

For a national overview of these problems see out Monopoly Politics 2018 fact sheet.

Download the full report here.

 

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Monopoly Politics in Your State

Click on your state to find out how uncompetitive your U.S. House election will be in 2018. 

 

Alabama Hawaii Massachusetts New Mexico South Dakota
Alaska Idaho Michigan New York Tennessee
Arizona Illinois Minnesota North Carolina Texas
Arkansas Indiana Mississippi North Dakota Utah
California Iowa Missouri Ohio Vermont
Colorado Kansas Montana Oklahoma Virginia
Connecticut Kentucky Nebraska Oregon Washington
Delaware Louisiana Nevada Pennsylvania West Virginia
Florida Maine New Hampshire Rhode Island Wisconsin
Georgia Maryland New Jersey South Carolina Wyoming

 

 


 
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