Partisanship in the United States
The current political climate is rift with partisanship. Congress is currently stuck in gridlock but, politics wasn’t always so partisan. Take a look at this xkcd graphic which illuminates the changing nature of political alignment. The following graphic visualizes the changing alignments of political blocks within Congress.
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