The Voting Wars:
How Do We Move Beyond Partisanship and Polarization — Or Should We?
Rick Hasen, Connie Rice, Leslie Berestein Rojas
Moderated by Marty Kaplan
September 20, 2012
Since the year 2000, Democrats and Republicans have become more divided than ever, finding little common ground on important issues, from taxes to war to human rights. On the cusp of a presidential election, this panel considers the escalation in political partisanship and whether we can and should take steps to move from red and blue states back to the United States.