U.S. Territories & the 2016 Presidential Nomination

On March 1st I was surprised that there was no mention of the results for the Democratic primary in American Samoa, but I believe it is important to acknowledge the indirect participation of citizens from U.S. territories in the 2016 presidential election. Voting age persons from American Samoa, Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, Virgin Islands and Puerto … Continue reading U.S. Territories & the 2016 Presidential Nomination


ICM at MPSA 2016!!

This year at the Midwest Political Science Association's Annual Meeting I will be presenting a paper that is part of my dissertation and a greater research agenda committed to understating the social and psychological motivations for overreporting turnout in political surveys. In my paper I propose that the assumption that overreporting is the result of socially desirable responding … Continue reading ICM at MPSA 2016!!