The Rationality of Disenfranchised Non-Voting

In college, I took a poli-sci class on the American Presidency. One of the things we learned was that the president’s party tends to lose seats at midterm elections and that this effect is often more pronounced with a second-term president. (Note: this is a tendency rather than a rule.) That was TWENTY YEARS AGO I learned this. I don’t understand why everyone is confused by … Continue reading The Rationality of Disenfranchised Non-Voting