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New study of 381,000 political speeches finds that liberals use more complex language than conservatives

Mar 04, 2019 - Washington Post Blogs

On Jan. 8, President Trump delivered a nationally televised speech calling again for a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. He said:

America proudly welcomes millions of lawful immigrants who enrich our society and contribute to our nation. But all Americans are hurt by uncontrolled illegal migration. It strains public resources and drives down jobs and wages. Among those hardest hit are African Americans and Hispanic Americans. Our southern border is a pipeline for vast quantit...