31 Aug 2023
2023 Cultural Snapshot of Democrat voters

How are polarized attitudes towards LGBTQ+ rights driving a united front among Democrats? How is student debt impacting Democrat's finances? And why has travel become a point of conflict post-pandemic? Our snapshot of Democrat voters unpacks key behaviors shaping this American audience in 2023.

David A. Hopkins is author of Red Fighting Blue: How Geography and Electoral Rules Polarize American Politics and Asymmetric Politics: Ideological Republicans and Interest Group Democrats. His forthcoming book with Cambridge University Press (co-authored with Matt Grossmann) explores the educational divide in American politics.

Julia Azari is a professor in the Department of Political Science at Marquette University. Her research and teaching interests include the American presidency, American political parties, political communication, and American political development.