Thursday, December 5, 2019

#DemsSoWhite? Let's look at the big picture

Which party best reflects the demographics of the United States?

The U.S. House Republicans?

Or the U.S. House Democrats?

#DemsSoWhite? Harris Exit Raises Hard Questions About Race And Power.  (NPR, 12/5/2019)

You could say it's the result of our twin addictions to polls and "horse-race" campaign reporting.

(Yup, a long-time addiction)

Not to mention our obsessions with the Iowa caucuses and the New Hampshire primaries.  (Speaking of #ohsowhite!)

Source:  QuickFacts

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