TITLE

CHANGES AHEAD?

AUTHOR(S)
Dusenberry, Mary Branham
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
State News (Council of State Governments);Oct2008, Vol. 51 Issue 9, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the changes that could take place in the makeup of state capitols with the 2008 elections in the U.S. According to Thad Beyle, a political science professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the presidential race could affect the party control in the governor's mansions across the country. Also listed are the other major state offices on the ballot.
ACCESSION #
34803724

 

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