Voters won't hear the cry

Fortier, John
August 2007
Hill;8/8/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 97, p17
The author reflects on the political issues in the U.S. He stated that the Republican walkout may endanger the chance of the Democrats to hold the majority in the 2008 election. He added that the event can galvanize a minority but don't have immediate electoral repercussions. He emphasized that minority rights matter for the House as an institution and both parties have to answer for abuses from when they were in the majority.


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