Rising number of states seeing one-party ruleSubmitted by emalvini on Mon, 11/12/2012 - 13:19
Rising number of states seeing one-party rule
By Keely Brazil-The Washington Times
Saturday, November 10, 2012
Divided government still rules in the nation’s capital after Tuesday’s vote, but unity is increasingly the name of the game in Annapolis, Topeka, Concord, Little Rock and other capital cities.
In a little-noticed footnote to the elections, votes to fill legislative seats produced the highest number of states with one-party rule in 60 years. Democrats or Republicans now have sole control of the governorship and both legislative chambers in 37 state capitals.
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