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The fundamental problem of the death spiral of American politics :

  1. Only middle-class (and above) people vote, so...
  2. Government only considers the interests of middle-class(and above) voters, so...
  3. go to 1

I haven't seen any change in that dynamic in the past 4 years. I would be delighted but surprised if the participation rate (including voter registration) were significantly higher than last time.

It is rightly acknowledged that people of faith have no monopoly of virtue - Queen Elizabeth II
by eurogreen on Tue Nov 6th, 2012 at 07:10:07 AM EST
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