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About the article
Edward G. Carmines
Edward G. Carmines is Distinguished Professor, Warner O. Chapman Professor of Political Science and Rudy Professor at Indiana University where he is also the Research Director at the Center on Representative Government and Director of the Center on American Politics. He has published more than 75 articles and chapters in edited books as well as a half dozen books including Issue Evolution (with James A. Stimson) and Reaching Beyond Race (with Paul M. Sniderman) both of which won the American Political Science Association’s Gladys M. Kammerer Award for Best Book in the Field of US National Policy. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Michael J. Ensley
Michael J. Ensley is an Associate Professor of political science at Kent State University. His research examines how candidates for and members of the US Congress respond to the competing demands of citizens, activists, interest groups and political parties. His work has appeared in outlets such as American Journal of Political Science, Political Analysis, Public Choice, American Politics Research, and American Behavioral Scientist.
Michael W. Wagner
Michael W. Wagner is an Associate Professor and Louis A. Maier Faculty Development Fellow in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is affiliated with the Department of Political Science and the La Follette School of Public Affairs. He has published work related to questions of political behavior and political communication in journals such as Journal of Communication, Annual Review of Political Science, Journalism and Communication Monographs, American Politics Research, Political Research Quarterly and is editor of the “Forum” in Political Communication, not to be confused with this fine journal.
Published Online: 2017-02-22
Published in Print: 2016-12-01