912Nov 7, 2013
Political Parties and American Voters
Political scientists presented four research papers on national political polarization, the changing electorate and party affiliations. Topics included the possibility of New Jersey Governor ...
154Sep 3, 2010
Alan Abramowitz talked about the science of polls, including their accuracy, and data collection and interpretation. He also talked about the impact of polls on elections and responded to ...
859Mar 25, 2010
The U.S. Senate 1960-2010
Panelists talked about the history of the U.S. Senate over the past 50 years. Among the topics they addressed were the intensification of partisan disputes in the past several years, the use of ...
138Nov 21, 2008
Campaign 2008 Assessment
Larry Sabato moderated a panel discussion of political reporters, U.S. House members, and a former secretary of state on the 2008 elections. Topics included a shorter transition between ...
544Oct 27, 2008
2008 Presidential Election Forecasts
Authors of election forecasts discussed their 2008 election predictions. They are the authors of three of the nine forecast models that appeared in an election-themed symposium in the October ...
17Oct 30, 2006
Georgia Midterm Elections
Professor Abramowitz talked by video link from Atlanta about Georgia politics and the competitive House races in that state. President Bush was in Georgia later in the day campaigning for ...