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Polarization gets worse in U.S.

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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.

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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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