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Aug 18, 2016

Political Experts in Five Battleground States Explain What’s in Play

Political scientists in each of five hotly contested states -- including North Carolina -- explain what Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are looking to achieve — and what they're up against. Steven Greene, political science, featured. 

Aug 12, 2016

Elimination of Straight-Ticket Voting Could Leave More Ballots Incomplete

A federal court last month scuttled the state’s voter ID requirement, but ignored what political professionals say could affect this November’s election more than anything — the elimination of straight-ticket voting. Steve Greene, political science, featured. 

Aug 3, 2016

Trump, Clinton battle for North Carolina

It's a red state that went blue in 2008. Then switched back to red again in 2012. And now North Carolina, which some here call "the perfect shade of violet" is again a true toss up: it is either Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton's state to lose. Steven Greene, political science, featured. 

Jun 30, 2016

2016’s Most Patriotic States

It’s clear that some states bleed more red, white and blue than others. WalletHub set out to quantify these differences by examining 12 key metrics that collectively speak to issues such as military engagement, voting habits and civil-education requirements. Steven Greene, Political Science, featured. 

Jun 17, 2016

Republican dads think they’re great fathers. Democrats don’t.

As we celebrate Father’s Day in this unlike-anything-we-have-ever-seen election year, Republicans and Democrats continue to grow further apart in terms of their views on candidates, policies and political events. And our research suggests that even being a dad isn’t immune from that trend. Steven Greene, political science, featured. 

Apr 28, 2016

Why An N.C. Voter ID Law That Does So Little Angers So Much

Voter ID laws, especially the one in North Carolina, stoke strong partisan passions on both sides. But maybe they shouldn't, data suggest. Steven Greene, Political Science, featured.