“The House Republican majority is made up mostly of members who are in sharply gerrymandered districts that are very safely Republican and may not feel compelled to pay attention to broad-based public opinion, because what they're really concerned about is the opinions of their specific Republican constituencies,”
1. Representatives are supposed to bow to the opinions of their constituencies. After all, that is who they are representing! Hence the term; Representative!
2. And the Queen of Representatives "not willing to pay attention to broad-based public opinion and "representing their specific constituencies" ? Dianne Feinstein!