Archive for the ‘Elections’ Category

From the GSS, tracking turnout in the 2008 election by educational attainment. The overall partisan affect of this turnout pattern hurts the Democrats.

The partisan makeup of “partisan” Democrats and “partisan” Republicans as based on GSS data and defined as people who self-identified as “strong” in their leanings. I also restricted it to solely White voters just in case of race skewing or biasing the data.

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If you can’t see just click the images.

First is a search trend for the query “Who is running for President?” restricted to the United States for the past 12 months, November 2011 through November 2012.

Second shows geographic concentrations of the search query.

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