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The Process

Nonprofit and nonpartisan, Ballotpedia is an online political encyclopedia that covers American federal, state, and local politics, elections, and public policy.
Guide to U.S. Elections
Deborah Kalb, ed. 7th edition. Thousand Oaks, CQ Press, 2016. Rutgers-restricted Access
Vital Statistics on the Presidency: George Washington to Barack Obama
Lyn Ragsdale. Thousand Oaks, Calif., CQ Press, 2014. Rutgers-restricted Access
Crisis at the Polls: An Electoral Reform Handbook
Robert M. Hardaway and Richard D. Lamm. Westport, ABC-CLIO, 2008. Rutgers-restricted Access


MIT Election Data Science Lab: Data
Harvard Election Data Archive
"This archive contains data on election results, voting behavior, and electoral politics, with particular focus on the United States. The core data for the archive are state, county and district level election returns for all recent state and federal elections in the United States."

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