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The Importance of Florida in Presidential Elections

Aubrey Jewett

in Florida and the 2016 Election of Donald J. Trump

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780813056234
eISBN:
9780813058047
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056234.003.0002
Subject:
History, Social History

Since 1996, Florida has become the most important state in presidential elections. It has the most electoral votes of any battleground state and the third most among all states. It actually swings ... More


Federalism and the Electoral College

Robert M. Alexander

in Representation and the Electoral College

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190939427
eISBN:
9780190939465
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190939427.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

This chapter examines federalism as it relates to the Electoral College. While the Framers sought to create a system safeguarding federalism, they also wanted a process that yielded a leader who ... More


Introduction

Matthew T. Corrigan and Michael Binder

in Florida and the 2016 Election of Donald J. Trump

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780813056234
eISBN:
9780813058047
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056234.003.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

This book is an examination of how the Trump campaign won Floridain 2016. Florida, a perennial battleground state, was a microcosm of hisnational victory. Trump secured suburban and Republican voters ... More


Campaigns, Competition, and Support for Political Compromise

Jennifer Wolak

in Compromise in an Age of Party Polarization

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780197510490
eISBN:
9780197510537
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197510490.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

Campaigns draw people into the partisan practice of politics, through close competition, campaign ads, and calls to take sides. Yet the conflicts of contentious campaigns may do little to encourage ... More


Representation and the Electoral College

Robert M. Alexander

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190939427
eISBN:
9780190939465
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190939427.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

This book evaluates the Electoral College as it relates to relevant theories of representation. The purpose of the study is to help readers understand the ways in which the institution does or does ... More


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