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Article ID: 702306

Unlimited spending on television political ads fails to deliver votes

Iowa State University

Millions of dollars are spent on political ads, but does it pay off on Election Day? According to a study of the 2016 Iowa caucuses, candidates who spent more on TV ads generally received more support, but this does not suggest a candidate can buy an election.

Released:
16-Oct-2018 2:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 702094

Physics Model Finds That SCOTUS ‘Super Court’ Votes Are Non-Partisan

Cornell University

Eddie Lee, doctoral student in physics at Cornell University, applied a statistical physics model to a “Super Court” of 36 Supreme Court justices and 24 nine-member courts from 1946 to 2016 and found was that consensus dominates the court, and strong correlations in voting far outlast any one justice or court

Released:
11-Oct-2018 3:50 PM EDT

Law and Public Policy

Article ID: 702040

U-M tool measures 'iffy' news on social media in time for 2018 election

University of Michigan

As the crucial mid-term election approaches, the University of Michigan Center for Social Media Responsibility offers media and the public a tool to help monitor the prevalence of fake news on social media through a Platform Health Metric called the Iffy Quotient.

Released:
11-Oct-2018 10:05 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 701888

Exclusive polling: Young voters energized for midterms

Tufts University

Young voters are engaged in the 2018 midterm elections and plan to vote in higher numbers, according to new findings from an exclusive pre-election poll of young people, ages 18-24, from the Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning & Engagement (CIRCLE) at Tufts University's Tisch College.

Released:
9-Oct-2018 11:00 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 701875

BW Poll Shows Tight Race for Ohio Governor, Support for Issue 1, Supreme Divide

Baldwin Wallace University

A Baldwin Wallace University statewide survey reveals that the Ohio governor’s race is a statistical tie. In a two-way race, DeWine holds a 42% to 40% advantage over Democrat Richard Cordray among voters stating a preference. More than 18% say they remain unsure about how they will vote for governor.

Released:
9-Oct-2018 9:00 AM EDT

Law and Public Policy

Article ID: 701725

Midterm Elections 2018: New Experts and Events Resource Guide Now Available to Reporters

American University

Midterm Elections 2018: New Experts and Events Resource Guide Now Available to Reporters

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5-Oct-2018 11:05 AM EDT

Law and Public Policy


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