Americans' party preferences are closely divided, with 43% identifying as Democrats or leaning Democratic and 41% identifying as Republicans or leaning Republican. The parties have been essentially tied since August, representing a shift from months prior when Democrats had the party affiliation advantage.
This blog continues the discussion that we began with Epic Journey: The 2008 Elections and American Politics (Rowman and Littlefield, 2009).The latest book in this series is Divided We Stand: The 2020 Elections and American Politics.
Thursday, December 3, 2015
So far, the GOP nomination contest hasn't cut into party affiliation. Gallup reports:
Posted by Pitney at 1:48 PM
Labels: government, party idenification, Political Parties, political science, Politics, Public Opinion