Polarization gets worse in U.S.
A recent report by the Pew Charitable Trusts on political polarization in America has renewed debate over the idea that one party has moved further ideologically than the other.
A number of congressional scholars have concluded that the widening partisan gap in Congress is attributable mostly to a rightward shift among Republican lawmakers.
But what about everybody else? Have Republicans nationwide shifted further than Democrats over the past two decades?
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