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- Chapter 4: Garrison Politics and Criminality in Jamaica: Does the 1997 Election Represent a Turning Point? Figueroa, Mark; Sives, Amanda // Understanding Crime in Jamaica: New Challenges for Public Policy;2003, p63
Chapter 4 of the book "Understanding Crime in JAMAICA: New Challenges for Public Policy" is presented. It discusses the factors and sectors that contributed to the development of crime and violence in Jamaica. It provides insights regarding the relationship between garrisons and crime. It...
- Election Insurance Ten thing's every campaign should do before Election Day to be prepared for a recount. Tierney, James M. // Campaigns & Elections (1996);Feb2006, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p42
The article discusses the factors that every political groups should consider before election day to be prepared for a recount. In nearly every state, the laws and regulations that govern election recounts are complicated. Given the complexity and in frequency of recounts, it is essential to get...
- How Can the Democrats Win?: Fusion Politics. Cantor, Daniel // Boston Review;Summer2004, Vol. 29 Issue 3/4, p17
In this article, the author comments on an essay "How Can the Democrats Win?" by Rick Perlstein, published in this issue. The operative question for the author is: what are the organizational moves needed for the long-tem approach perlstein describes to become real? Fusion is simple. It refers...
- Constituency Size and Incumbent Safety: A Reexamination. Lascher Jr., Edward L. // Political Research Quarterly;Jun2005, Vol. 58 Issue 2, p269
Existing literature suggests that, if anything, larger constituencies make reelection more challenging for legislative incumbents. Yet theoretical arguments commonly are unclear about why more populous constituencies should disadvantage incumbents relative to challengers. Additionally, most...
- Ideological Adaptation? The Survival Instinct of Threatened Legislators. Kousser, Thad; Lewis, Jeffrey B.; Masket, Seth E. // Journal of Politics;Aug2007, Vol. 69 Issue 3, p828
Do legislators remain at one point on the ideological spectrum for their entire careers, or do they update their ideological positions in response to the demands of constituents? Although theories of the electoral connection predict that legislators should adapt to voter demands, most empirical...
- GRAMS MAY SEEK RETURN TO SENATE. Blake, Aaron // Hill;2/14/2008, Vol. 15 Issue 18, p3
The article reports on the plans of former U.S. Senator Rod Grams to seek a return to the Senate at the expense of Senator Norm Coleman. Grams, who fell to Congressman Jim Oberstar in 2006, taking just 34 percent of the vote, said that he has not ruled out a primary challenge and is planning to...
- Municipal Bond Elections. // Bond Buyer;9/10/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31716, p32
Presents a listing of bond elections involving $500,000 or more and gives dates when voters are scheduled to cast their ballots in the U.S. as of September 10, 2003. Places for these bond elections.
- Municipal Bond Elections. // Bond Buyer;10/31/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31255, p36
Provides information on municipal bond elections held in November 2001 in the U.S. Details on schedule of elections.
- Municipal Bond Elections. TFMG Bond Research Group // Bond Buyer;11/14/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31265, p28
Lists municipal bond elections as of November 14, 2001. Dates for the voters to cast their ballots.