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- If I Could Hold a Seminar for Political Journalists… by Fiorina, Morris P.
- If Everyone Votes Their Party, Why Do Presidential Election Outcomes Vary So Much? by Shaw, Daron
- Independent Leaners as Policy Partisans: An Examination of Party Identification and Policy Views by Magleby, David B. and Nelson, Candice
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A "Permanent" Republican House? Patterns of Voter Performance and the Persistence of House Control
Citation Information: The Forum. Volume 2, Issue 1, Pages –, ISSN (Online) 1540-8884, DOI: 10.2202/1540-8884.1024, March 2004
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In spite of the Republican Party's relatively narrow margin of control in the U.S. House of Representatives, Professor Irwin finds distinct Republican advantages in the patterns of House voter performance and in current electoral practices that bode poorly for Democrats aiming to regain control of the chamber any time soon.