Explain how the demographic changes shown in the chart above are likely to affect the way in which parties operate in Congress.

The United States is experiencing a dramatic shift in the American political landscape. These changes have consequences for political institutions.

0. Identify a trend depicted in the chart.

0. Assuming current voting patterns continue, explain how the trend identified in (a) is likely to affect the electoral success of either the Democratic Party or the Republican Party.

0. Explain how the demographic changes shown in the chart above are likely to affect the way in which parties operate in Congress.

0. Describe two specific actions that presidents can take to respond to the demographic changes in the chart above.