Category Archives: Clintons

The Hillary Clinton Gender Gap

As potentially America’s first female president, Clinton appears to be able to count strongly on the support of women. Continue reading

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Why Did Hillary Clinton Win Massachusetts?

I think we all remember the 2008 Democratic primaries, that exciting and epic battle. In many ways the campaign caused more excitement than the general election, whose result was never really in doubt (especially after the financial crisis). Both candidates … Continue reading

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(Part of) The Reason Why Blacks Vote Democratic

In 1972 Richard Nixon won 18 percent of the black vote, according to New York Times exit polling. In 2008, John McCain won 4 percent of the black vote. The conventional explanation for this has something to do with civil … Continue reading

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