Contemporary Developments in Presidential Elections

Description:

This report considers contemporary developments in presidential elections. It emphasizes three topics chosen for their recurring importance and notable recent developments: (1) nominating procedures; (2) campaign finance; and (3) the electoral college. The report highlights significant developments in these areas, particularly for the 2008 and 2012 elections. It also provides background information about the presidential election process in general.

Creator(s):
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: January 9, 2012
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Congressional Research Service Reports
Usage:
Total Uses: 75
Past 30 days: 21
Yesterday: 1
Creator (Author):
Coleman, Kevin J.

Analyst in Elections

Creator (Author):
Garrett, R. Sam

Specialist in American National Government

Creator (Author):
Neale, Thomas H.

Specialist American National Government

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: January 9, 2012
Coverage:
Place
United States
Description:

This report considers contemporary developments in presidential elections. It emphasizes three topics chosen for their recurring importance and notable recent developments: (1) nominating procedures; (2) campaign finance; and (3) the electoral college. The report highlights significant developments in these areas, particularly for the 2008 and 2012 elections. It also provides background information about the presidential election process in general.

Physical Description:

54 pages.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Congressional Research Service Reports
Identifier:
Resource Type: Report
Format: Text