Origin of wedge issue
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How to use wedge issue in a sentence
It’s possible crime emerges as a wedge issue in the 2022 midterms.Americans Are Worried About Crime, But That Doesn’t Mean They’re Blaming Democrats|Nathaniel Rakich (email@example.com)|June 25, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
Once a deeply divisive wedge issue that Republicans used to their political advantage, same-sex marriage has now reached an all-time high level of support among all Americans.What Americans Think About D.C. Statehood, Anti-Asian Discrimination And LGBTQ Rights|Geoffrey Skelley (firstname.lastname@example.org)|March 26, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
But the tide was turning on this issue, an email from another constituent made clear.
Like many Americans—but few Republican presidential candidates—the former Florida governor has evolved on the issue.
The most recent issue contains detailed instructions for building car bombs, and the magazine frequently draws up hit-lists.U.S. Spies See Al Qaeda Fingerprints on Paris Massacre|Shane Harris, Nancy A. Youssef|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
“They are hypocritical on this very issue,” Shearer said about Obama, Attorney General Eric Holder and other public officials.
In this cockamamie get-rich scheme, would they all issue an apology if he cut a check?
The place was well defended by earthworks and natural parapets, and for several hours the issue of the contest was doubtful.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
In one sense, then, the new issue has adequate expansibility for ordinary needs.
Accordingly, the question "How far does the note issue under the new system seem likely to prove an elastic one?"
From that region they issue to inflict diseases, especially blindness and deafness.Solomon and Solomonic Literature|Moncure Daniel Conway
That—and no existing institution and no current issue—is the primary concern of the present age.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells