- OLD AND WHITE AND LOOK-ALIKE. // American Prospect;Dec2007, Vol. 18 Issue 12, p7
The author looks at the caucus system of selecting a U.S. presidential candidate. He assesses the profile of the Iowans who would participate in the Iowa caucus on January 3, 2008. He criticizes the primary schedules for the 2008 presidential elections as the most chaotic calendar in American...
- '96 campaign begins. // Current Events;2/12/96, Vol. 95 Issue 18, p1
Presents a fictional interview in Iowa to educate the reader on the presidential election campaign in the United States. Definition of a caucus; Difference between a primary and a caucus; Importance of the caucus in Iowa.
- Myths and facts in Iowa. Mellman, Mark S. // Hill;10/24/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 124, p20
The author cites the three myths that are said to have grown up around the legendary caucuses in Iowa. One myth is that Iowans vote electability. Another says that Iowa is all about organization. Third myth says that it is all about turnout. The author has argued that several candidates on both...
- Presidential Primary and Caucus Dates, 2004. // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2004, p7
Presents the tentative dates of the U.S. presidential primary and caucus, according to the Federal Election Commission, as of October 2003.
- The Twists and Turns of 2008: The Critical Importance of Registering to Vote. Ragan, Jacki // National Right to Life News;Apr2008, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p28
The author discusses the importance of being registered for the November 2008 presidential election in the U.S. The election campaigns have resulted to significant turnouts in the primaries and caucuses, the author said. Information on some resources for voters' registration are given. Forms are...
- Washington. Zingarelli, Lauren // Politics (Campaigns & Elections);Feb2008, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p45
The article deals with the decision of the Republican Party of the state of Washington to hold both the caucuses and a primary for the 2008 U.S. presidential elections. The state Republican party says the plan was simply a matter of timing, noting that it often takes days to fully tabulate...
- Party politics. // Current Events;1/28/2000, Vol. 99 Issue 16, p1
Reports on primaries in Iowa and New Hampshire for the 2000 United States presidential elections. Iowa caucuses; Public opinion polls; Important political dates to look for after.
- Does the United States Need a National Primary? // U.S. News Digital Weekly;2/24/2012, Vol. 4 Issue 8, p10
The author addresses the potential of the national primary in the U.S. electoral system. He believes that a national primary will make U.S. presidential elections look unfair due to providing advantage to more familiar and better-sponsored candidates, and reducing control of political parties in...
- Let the Games Begin! // Newsweek;1/19/2004, Vol. 143 Issue 3, preceding p31
Presents graphical data and statistics related to the 2004 Democratic Presidential Primaries. State-by-state timeline for primaries; Qualities of the candidates; How the nominating process works.