Liberalism’s problem in one graph

at 06:16 PM ET, 12/12/2011

That’s via Gallup. To some degree, it’s not clear how much these data tell us about elections. We look to be resuming a three-decade trend that was briefly interrupted by 9/11 and the financial crisis — and Democrats won plenty of elections during that period. But so far as liberalism goes, this is a pretty devastating graph.

 
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