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  • Louisiana Profile

    Fact in focus: In 2008 US House races in Louisiana, 93% of Democratic votes were wasted, electing only 1 of 7seats.

  • Maine Profile

    Fact in focus: In 2008, Maine Republicans won 39.2% of the vote in US House races, but no seat.

  • Maryland Profile

    Fact in focus: 4 US House incumbents in Maryland were "untouchable" in 2008 -- Republicans won just 12.5% of seats with 30.5% of votes.

  • Massachusetts Profile

    Fact in focus: Since 2000, Democrats have won all 50 US House races in Massachusetts by landslide.

  • Michigan Profile

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

  • Minnesota Profile

    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.

  • Mississippi Profile

    Fact in focus: Mississippi has never elected a woman to the US House.

  • Missouri Profile

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

  • Montana Profile

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

  • Nebraska Profile

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