We know you want to share all of your thoughts and feelings with your partner.
Like the McCormicks, 30 percent of married households contain a mismatched partisan pair, according to data site FiveThirtyEight. If politics are an aspect of your life you really care about, be sure to bring up the topic early on in the relationship. News Politics Entertainment Communities. My marriage has made me look at things through more than one lens and I feel lucky for that opportunity. We have some good news for you. Ideally, you want a partner who shares some of the same interests, laughs at your jokes, and has similar hopes for the future.