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Interactive Map: A New Progressive America

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Two reports from the Center examine the new progressive era now sweeping the country—Senior Fellow Ruy Teixeira’s “New Progressive America” and Senior Fellow John Halpin’s “The State of American Political Ideology, 2009.” Teixeira and Halpin map in detail the changing face of American political thought over the past several decades.

The interactive maps below develop in detail the findings of Teixeira’s report. Click through the maps to see how progressive or conservative your country, your state, and your county are.

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To see how your own political leanings map to those of your fellow Americans, take the interactive poll upon which Halpin’s report on the state of American political ideology was based.

More on the New Progressive America from CAP:

Report: New Progressive America, by Ruy Teixeira

Report: The State of American Political Ideology, 2009, by John Halpin

Interactive Quiz: How Progressive Are You?

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