How to Bet the 1978 Elections

Bode, Ken
November 1978
New Republic;11/4/78, Vol. 179 Issue 19, p11
Presents tips on which American congressional and gubernatorial candidates to bet on for the 1978 elections. Sources of information on the election prospects of candidates, such as pollsters, insider political newsletters and political consultants; Estimation of probable voter turnout; Finding that 95 percent of House incumbents who run again, win again; Election prospects of Howard Baker, Jerry Brown, Strom Thurmond, Hugh Carey, Ed Brooke and Arch Moore.


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