Research Reports

Nebraska Profile

Posted on August 24, 2009

Fact in focus: Nebraska Democrats regularly win at least a third of the US House vote, but have not won a seat since 1992.

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New Hampshire Profile

Posted on August 24, 2009

Fact in focus: New Hampshire Republicans earned 47% of US House votes in 2008, but Democrats won both seats.

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Nevada Profile

Posted on August 24, 2009

Fact in focus: In 2008 Nevada Democrats won 8% more US House votes than Republicans, but 33% more seats.

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New Jersey Profile

Posted on August 24, 2009

Fact in focus: All 11 incumbents won reelection in New Jersey's US House seats in 2008, with eight "untouchables".

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New Mexico Profile

Posted on August 24, 2009

Fact in focus: New Mexico Republicans won 39.4% of votes in 2008, but none of the three open US House seats. 

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Montana Profile

Posted on August 24, 2009

Fact in focus: Montana Democrats haven't won a U.S. House seat since 1994, despite regularly garnering four in ten votes.

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Missouri Profile

Posted on August 24, 2009

Fact in focus: Although Missouri Democrats won a majority of the US House vote in 2008, Republicans won a majority of seats.

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Michigan Profile

Posted on August 24, 2009

Fact in focus: Although Michigan is 3rd in our democracy index, 11 out of its 15 US House seats are represented by untouchable incumbents.

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Minnesota Profile

Posted on August 24, 2009

Fact in focus: Minnesota's high turnout helped earned our 2008 democracy index's top ranking, but almost half of its US House seats are represented by "untouchable" incumbents.

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