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Bicameral Winning Coalitions and Equilibrium Federal Legislatures.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Legislative Studies Quarterly; Feb2004, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p49-79, 31p

Abstract: The article focuses on bicameral winning coalitions and equilibrium federal legislatures. The competing interests of big and small regions - countries, states, or provinces constitute a systematic source of political disagreement in the formative stage...

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Explaining the Role of Restrictive Rules in the Postreform House.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Legislative Studies Quarterly; Feb2002, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p61-85, 25p

Abstract: This article analyzes the competing congressional theories that offer explanations of procedural choice. Although there was some sport for the effects of committee heterogeneity, there was no evidence from the committee outlier variable to support asse...

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A Further Examination of Challenger Quality in Senate Elections.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Legislative Studies Quarterly. May96, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p235-248. 14p. 4 Charts.

Abstract: Examines the concept of challenger quality in senate elections in the U.S. Utilization of the 1988 and 1990 NES Senate Election Studies; Significance of challenger profile and campaign skills; Performance of a principal components analysis of the chal...

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Party System Change And Political Career Structures In the U.S. Congress.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Legislative Studies Quarterly; Aug92, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p347-363, 17p

Abstract: Copyright of Legislative Studies Quarterly is the property of Wiley-Blackwell and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, do...

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Bias and Responsiveness In State Legislative Districting.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Legislative Studies Quarterly; May91, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p183-202, 20p

Abstract: Copyright of Legislative Studies Quarterly is the property of Wiley-Blackwell and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, do...

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Black Representation: Making Sense of Electoral Geography At Different Levels of Government.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Legislative Studies Quarterly; May89, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p265-279, 15p, 7 Charts

Abstract: Copyright of Legislative Studies Quarterly is the property of Wiley-Blackwell and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, do...

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Legislative Research Reports.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Legislative Studies Quarterly; Nov84, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p697-707, 11p

Abstract: Information about several papers discussed at the Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association in Chicago, Illinois on April, 1984 is presented. Topics include presentations, legislative elections, campaign contributions and legislative ...

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Forecasting U.S. House Elections.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Legislative Studies Quarterly; Aug84, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p475-486, 12p, 3 Charts, 1 Graph

Abstract: Copyright of Legislative Studies Quarterly is the property of Wiley-Blackwell and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, do...

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Presidents Do Influence Voting In the U.S. Congress: New Definitions and Measurements.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Legislative Studies Quarterly; Nov83, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p691-711, 21p, 4 Diagrams, 2 Charts, 1 Graph

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Strategic Voting in Multi-Office Elections.

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Source(s): Legislative Studies Quarterly. Nov2008, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p619-642. 24p.

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Abstract: What are the incentives for voters to vote strategically when legislative policy outcomes are constrained by a system of checks and balances? The policy-balancing theory supposes that moderate voters split their tickets because such splitting is the on...

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