- TIME/CNN Poll. // Time;9/22/2008, Vol. 172 Issue 12, p24
The article presents a statistic regarding 2008 U.S. presidential campaign poll results from swing states including Michigan, Missouri and New Hampshire, as compared to the 2004 U.S. presidential candidates' vote percentages in those states.
- How an Undecided Voter Became a Star. GUTHRIE, MARISA // Hollywood Reporter;11/9/2012, Issue 39, p18
The article reports on Long Island, New York resident Kerry Ladka and his multiple appearances in Cable News Network (CNN) and Fox News' television shows due to his undecided voting status.
- Politics get personal in Arizona. Wong, Scott // Hill;9/30/2014, Vol. 21 Issue 103, p18
The article reports on the vibrant political community of Arizona and the state's moderate swing voters, which makes its politics applicable to many races around the nation, as well as a breeding ground for bipartisan campaign activity.
- PAINTING A PICTURE OF PURPLE VOTERS. Zmuda, Natalie // Advertising Age;9/15/2008, Vol. 79 Issue 34, p12
A diagram is presented which describes the characteristics of purple voters, who are classified as neither Democratic or Republican and could swing the 2008 U.S. presidential elections in states where there is a close liberal-conservative divide.
- Can Texas Democrats Stop Chasing Ghosts? // Texas Observer: A Journal of Free Voices;12/10/2010, Vol. 102 Issue 22, p36
The author discusses the assumption of Democrats in Texas that minority voters are not going to turn out soon and instead, they focus on the swing votes by Anglos. Details on how Democrat Bill White campaigned for votes among the Anglo conservatives of East Texas are provided. The author relates...
- Obama Has Edge With Female Swing State Voters. BURDETTE, WHITNEY // State Journal (WV);10/26/2012, Vol. 28 Issue 42, p5
The article presents information on a study conducted by the company Gallup Poll, according to which, the female swing state voters in the U.S. are more likely to support U.S. President Barack Obama over Mitt Romney, Republican Party's nominee for President of the U.S., on the issues including...
- PREDICTING THE INCUMBENT PARTY VOTE SHARE IN U.S. PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS. Moghaddam, Masoud; Elich, Hallie // CATO Journal;Fall2009, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p455
The article discusses and summarizes the presidential election literature in the U.S., the empirical model used to predict the year 2008 presidential election, and the policy implications of the estimated model. How economic, historical, and personal issues influence and form the basis of many...
- Down to the wire, Romney resurrects moderate posture that attracted Jewish support. Kampeas, Ron // Washington Jewish Week;11/1/2012, Vol. 48 Issue 44, p18
The author observes that Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has changed his severely conservative primary persona into a moderate posture that attract Jewish voters. His strategy has enhanced his appeal to undecided and swing voters. Romney's Jewish supporters argue that if elected,...
- Swing-State Showdown. Walsh, Kenneth T. // U.S. News & World Report;10/13/2008, Vol. 145 Issue 8, p34
The article discusses the effect of the U.S. financial crisis on the U.S. presidential campaign. The use of the financial crisis in campaign strategies is examined. It is noted that U.S. presidential candidate Barack Obama may benefit as a challenger to a candidate of the same party as the...