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The Supreme Court Just Rolled Democracy Back. You Can Measure How Much

1 month ago   |   By Politico

The Supreme Court's ruling last Friday to overturn Roe v. Wade will have immense consequences for the lives and healthcare of Americans. But if you've followed the shifts in how American democracy works over the past few decades, the decision also signals another big wave coming for the nation: It's likely to turbocharge the trend toward greater polarization in state policies, with significant consequences for American democracy.
The Supreme Court on Friday pushed authority over one of the most controversial national issues from Washington back down to state government, a place where more...
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