U.S. Congress Incumbency (October 2010)

U.S. Congress Incumbency (October 2010)

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A candidate who has been in Congress29%
A candidate who has never been in Congress71%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
A candidate who has been in Congress50%13%17%
A candidate who has never been in Congress50%87%83%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
A candidate who has been in Congress5%26%19%
A candidate who has never been in Congress95%74%81%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
A candidate who has been in Congress49%41%55%
A candidate who has never been in Congress51%59%45%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
A candidate who has been in Congress46%43%18%
A candidate who has never been in Congress54%57%82%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
A candidate who has been in Congress25%16%14%
A candidate who has never been in Congress75%84%86%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
A candidate who has been in Congress40%53%55%
A candidate who has never been in Congress60%47%45%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
A candidate who has been in Congress54%31%3%
A candidate who has never been in Congress46%69%97%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
A candidate who has been in Congress24%45%38%
A candidate who has never been in Congress76%55%62%

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categoryMaleFemale
A candidate who has been in Congress24%35%
A candidate who has never been in Congress76%65%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
A candidate who has been in Congress31%29%28%
A candidate who has never been in Congress69%71%72%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
A candidate who has been in Congress22%28%32%25%29%32%
A candidate who has never been in Congress78%72%68%75%71%68%

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