Prof. Aseem Prakash was quoted in The Washington Post's: "In mayoral elections nationwide, voters opt for pragmatism over ideology"

Prof. Aseem Prakash was quoted in an article about the results of the recent mayoral elections nationwide,

"In big-city elections from coast to coast, voters had the option to elect candidates advocating the sort of revolutionary change promoted in recent years by protesters on the streets and left-wing lawmakers in Congress.

Instead, they largely opted for more consensus-minded candidates who may back progressive values and policies, but who have emphasized less divisive and dramatic tactics to get there."

Read the full article to see how the surprising results of the mayoral elections may not be as surprising as they may seem.

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