Matt Robison covers public policy and governance for the Editorial Board. The host of Beyond Politics Podcast and Great Ideas Podcast, for WKXL in Concord, NH, he lives with his family in Amherst, Mass.
Our love of public opinion surveys and data science reflects an aspect of American politics that’s at least skewed, at most broken.
What’s killing us, literally, is a stunning lack of ideas.
That’s why the GOP hates it, writes Matt Robison