09/24/2010 05:35 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Can The 'Pledge To America' Energize Republican Voters?

Even the "Contract with America" had limited vote-getting potency. Despite the way that shaky historical memory has created after-the-fact causation between the Contract and the 1994 GOP House takeover, the evidence suggests that the document was an after-thought for voters. A national poll conducted in late October found that only 29 percent of registered voters had even heard of the "Contract with America."

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