The more you pay attention to politicians, the more you realize like a broken record… they say the same things all the time.
Sometimes, as in the case of Marco Rubio in his worst debate performance ever, it’s a mini-stump speech which you can agonizingly re-watch here.
But how much do politicos actually use the same words?
In honor of Freedom Day, which was co-founded by Frayda Levy and celebrates the meaning of freedom and its relevance in modern society, Quorum, a data analytic startup in Washington, D.C., analyzed just how much certain words were used by politicians and by whom they were used.
Quorum analyzed every press release, floor statement, tweet, and Facebook post from all 535 members of the 114th Congress looking for the use of the following words:
- Bill of Rights
- Civil Rights
Here’s how the top 5 ranked: