Do Politicians Vote With Their Donors When Voters Are Distracted?

Do Politicians Vote With Their Donors When Voters Are Distra...

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One cause for concern during a pandemic that hasn’t gotten much attention is what else politicians might be doing while we’re focused on the virus. What laws are they passing, what regulations are they getting rid of, and could their actions be more in line with their donors than their voters? Professor Jorg Spenkuch from Northwestern University has a fascinating paper that provides insight into these important questions. The data he provides poi...Read More
One cause for concern during a pandemic that hasn’t gotten much attention is what else pol...Read More