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Listed below are the top ten partisan seat gains in House elections since 1914. S. Senators by a state’s population of voters. **Figures are updated as of November 5, 2010. I ntroduction to Perspectives on American Government Historical Perspective ★ LO Part 1 Fo undations Understand that issues and topics in American politics may be viewed from a variety of perspectives, including historical context, popular culture, views from others around the world, and views from college students At least two things are striking from the 2010 midterm election results.
Our children, to whom this book is dedicated, are not shy about offering their ideas either. The book benefits from their youthful perspectives and advice. Finally, there are many members of our profession and many practitioners in American politics who put in countless hours and intellectual energy aiding in the writing of this manuscript. Some participated in focus groups; others in informal conversations with us; and still others who spent much time marking up chapters. We are indebted to all those who have generously given time to this effort.