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The CQ Press Guide to U.S. Elections, Seventh Edition is a comprehensive, two-volume reference providing information on the U.S. electoral process, in-depth analysis on specific political eras and issues, and everything in between. Thoroughly revised and infused with new data, analysis, and discussion of issues relating to elections through 2015, the Guide will include chapters on: Analysis of the campaigns for presidency, from the primaries through the general election Data on the candidates, winners/losers, and election returns Details on congressional and gubernatorial contests from the primaries through the general elections supplemented with vast historical data Coverage of campaign finance, as well as reapportionment and redistricting Key Features include: Tables, boxes and figures interspersed throughout each chapter Data on campaigns, election methods, and results Complete lists ...

Presidential Primary Returns, 1912–2012
Presidential primary returns, 1912–2012

Presidential primary returns for all elections from 1912 to 2012 are presented in this chapter. The main source for the primary returns from 1912 through 1952 is James W. Davis, Presidential Primaries: Road to the White House (Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1980). CQ Press has supplemented Davis’s material with the following sources: Louise Overacker, The Presidential Primary (New York: Arno, 1974)—the source used by ...

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