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Why Washington is broken

Charlie Cook and his team at The Cook Political Report are out with eye-popping new data that help show why Congress is frozen — and why happy talk about working together to do big things, whether by optimistic centrists or by people in power who need to put points on the board, is belied by data.

Data: 2017 Cook Political Report Partisan Voter Index; Map: Lazaro Gamio / Axios