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Mark Schmitt

Mark Schmitt is Director of the program on political reform at the New America Foundation and former executive editor of The American Prospect.

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Rick Perlstein's The Invisible Bridge: The Fall of Nixon and the Rise of Reagan

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Five new books consider the state of the Obama presidency.

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We must not dismiss the idea that Obama created a new electoral map.

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We must look at the ways in which Gilens challenges rather than confirms our assumptions.

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The resurrection of Southern politics ushered dysfunction.

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