Fight Club Politics
How Partisanship Is Poisoning the House of RepresentativesBook - 2006
The House of Representatives - the people's House - is supposed to most closely reflect the needs and desires of ordinary citizens. But, over the past decade, House leaders fearful of losing power have torn the House from its roots. The creation of politically safe, more ideologically-tilted congressional districts through redistricting has cemented this shift and seated more politicians from both the extreme left and right. Fight Club Politics will show how we have come to the point where average Americans have little say over what happens in the House, and what can be done about it.
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, 2006.
Branch Call Number: 328.73072
Characteristics: xi, 168 p.,  p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
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