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Whitmer’s Windfall.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. Nov2022, Vol. 253 Issue 11, p9-11. 3p. 1 Color Photograph.

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Abstract: The article features Michigan Democratic Governor Gretchen Whitmer and the developments in her political career, particularly her reelection campaign in the 2022 U.S. midterm election and her possible candidacy as president in 2024. Also cited are Whit...

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Why So Little Strategic Voting in India?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American Political Science Review. Nov2022, Vol. 116 Issue 4, p1523-1529. 7p.

Abstract: Strategic voting is thought to underlie Duverger's Law and lead to two-party outcomes in single-member district plurality (SMDP) systems. We examine the extent of strategic voting in the world's most populous democracy, India, where frequent exceptions...

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Courting Coverage: Rhetorical Newsworthiness Cues and Candidate-Media Agenda Convergence in Presidential Primaries.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly. Dec2022, Vol. 99 Issue 4, p1005-1027. 23p.

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Abstract: What can political candidates do to make their agenda more enticing to journalists? This study argues that the answer lies in appealing to newsworthiness values—specifically conflict, human interest, and simplicity—via rhetorical newsworthiness cues. U...

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What matters for keeping or losing support in televised debates.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): European Journal of Communication. Jun2022, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p312-329. 18p.

Abstract: What leads citizens to change their candidate preferences during televised debates? The present paper addresses this question with real-time response and panel survey data from respondents recruited in the run-up to the 2017 German national election. P...

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Does Competence Make Citizens Tolerate Undemocratic Behavior?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American Political Science Review. Aug2022, Vol. 116 Issue 3, p1147-1153. 7p.

Abstract: Are citizens willing to tolerate violations of democratic rules and norms by competent political leaders? I examine this question employing well-powered conjoint experiments in the United States, the United Kingdom, the Czech Republic, Mexico, and Sout...

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A longitudinal study of online campaigning in the most digitally advanced society in the world.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Elections, Public Opinion & Parties. Nov2022, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p960-979. 20p.

Abstract: The internet has become a key battleground for political parties and candidates running for office. Using data from three consecutive parliamentary elections in Estonia, spanning across the last decade, we map the extent to which candidates make use of...

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Candidate evaluations across the aisle: Cross‐cultural evidence that out‐partisans value candidate warmth more than in‐partisans.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): European Journal of Political Research. Nov2022, Vol. 61 Issue 4, p878-900. 23p. 2 Diagrams, 3 Graphs.

Abstract: Partisans view their own candidates through rose‐coloured glasses and see competing candidates much more negatively. However, recent advances in political behaviour reveal that such directional motivated reasoning is not simply about love and hate, but...

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Going Feminine: Identifying How and When Female Candidates Emphasize Feminine and Masculine Traits on the Campaign Trail.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Political Research Quarterly. Sep2022, Vol. 75 Issue 3, p691-705. 15p.

Abstract: Female candidates face a messaging challenge. There is a strong association between masculinity and political leadership. Stressing masculinity can result in a likability backlash for female candidates often seen as lacking feminine qualities, such as ...

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Far away or yesterday? Shifting perceptions of time for political ends.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): PLoS ONE. 11/3/2022, Vol. 17 Issue 11, p1-24. 24p.

Abstract: Voters evaluate political candidates not only based on their recent record but their history, often faced with weighing the relevance of long-past misdeeds in current appraisal. How should a distant transgression be taken to reflect on the present? Acr...

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What Makes a Successful Candidate? Political Experience and Low-Information Cues in Elections.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Politics. Oct2022, Vol. 84 Issue 4, p2049-2063. 15p.

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Abstract: It is well established that politically experienced candidates are electorally more successful than "novices." However, methodological challenges have prevented scholars from establishing how much of this is attributable to voters who use political exp...

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