Vanderbilt Political Review

Political Promises

Poulumi Banerjee

December 26, 2013

America’s Constitution enshrines the principle of democracy that was brilliantly described by Abraham Lincoln as “government by the people, of the people and for the people”. As part of the constitutional process, the nation...

How the Reelection Process is the Source of Political Polarization in Congress

Poulumi Banerjee

December 1, 2013

A Look at the Motivations of Congress Members on a More Personal Level One of the accepted threats to the public in a representative democracy is the potential loss of agency due to the risk that politicians will put their o...

Vanderbilt's First and Only Nonpartisan Political Journal