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About the article
Diana Dwyre is Professor of Political Science at California State University, Chico. She has co-authored two books and published numerous articles and chapters on US campaign finance and the role of parties in elections. She was the 2009–2010 Australian Fulbright Distinguished Chair in American Political Science at Australian National University and the 1998 APSA Steiger Congressional Fellow.
Evelyn Braz received her MA in Political Science from California State University, Chico and is pursuing a PhD in political science at University of California, Davis. She has worked for a US House member and in the California State Assembly.
Published Online: 2015-08-22
Published in Print: 2015-07-01