The superminority quandary
In filing bills, they have a choice: Make a statement and lose, or move to the center and (maybe) survive.
At first glance, a newcomer to Twitter may think many politicians have lost their minds.
Their tweets can be outlandish, contain poor grammar and are often filled with ridiculous positions on policy issues.
But it’s all by design. And it’s often not actually the real politician doing the tweeting.