Explores the contradictory nature of public opinion.
Indicates how the rightward shift in the ideology of House Republicans has been mistaken for a broader "polarization" of both parties as well as voters.
Argues that the reliance on sound bites in recent political discourse is harmful to the democratic process.
Examines how public opinion has influenced health care policy.
Investigates the effects of political consultants on American democracy.
A provocative examination of the use and abuse of public opinion polls.