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  •  They use party ID as a stand-in for ideology (3+ / 0-)
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    MichaelNY, sawolf, lordpet8

    What many of the previous posters have said is true, but having seen these Voteview graphs and figures before, there's a major flaw: they use party ID as stand-ins for ideology. So if you stick with the party leadership and you're a Democrat, that's automatically counted as "liberal." Likewise for Republicans.

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