Free Republic
Browse · Search
News/Activism
Topics · Post Article

To: Sub-Driver

And yet, since 1964 the congressional re-election rate has well exceeded 80%.


4 posted on 01/08/2013 10:18:59 AM PST by Obadiah (It is when a people forget God, that tyrants forge their chains.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies ]


To: Obadiah
It is called Fenno's Paradox
5 posted on 01/08/2013 10:21:40 AM PST by Perdogg (Mark Levin - It's called the Bill of Rights not Bill of Needs)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 4 | View Replies ]

To: Obadiah
And yet, since 1964 the congressional re-election rate has well exceeded 80%.

I'm sure there's a psychological term for the mindset, which results in the above statistic, in which people believe that "their" guy is one of the good ones and the OTHER guys are the douchebags.

8 posted on 01/08/2013 10:35:03 AM PST by Lizavetta (You get what you tolerate)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 4 | View Replies ]

Free Republic
Browse · Search
News/Activism
Topics · Post Article


FreeRepublic, LLC, PO BOX 9771, FRESNO, CA 93794
FreeRepublic.com is powered by software copyright 2000-2008 John Robinson