Coalitions are formed before election
Weaker party voting.
Requires a plurality.
Tends to be more moderate - more on consensus.
Obamacare didn't have as much consensus.
They create government after election
Gives leverage to weaker parties.
Strict party loyalty
Parties are really powerful
Pildes - wants parties to have more power.
Fiorina - Polarization is inevitable - not a big deal.
The new Populism
Aiming to Common people
Claim people are being held back by elites
Partisanship - Big worry.
People become more liberal when they see liberal Trump.