Category: Andrew Reeves

How disasters change elections

November 5th, 2012 in 2012, Andrew Reeves, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers, Reuters 0 comments

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By Andrew Reeves, College of Arts & Sciences

Even though politicians don’t control the weather, voters punish them for the damage it causes…

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Sandy and the US election

November 1st, 2012 in 2012, Andrew Reeves, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers 0 comments

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Andrew Reeves, College of Arts & Sciences

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Can elections be blown off course by natural disasters?

November 1st, 2012 in 2012, Andrew Reeves, CNN.com, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers 0 comments

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Andrew Reeves, College of Arts & Sciences

When disaster strikes, it seems someone has to take the blame…

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Disastrous storms can have impact on race for president

October 30th, 2012 in 2012, Andrew Reeves, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 0 comments

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Andrew Reeves, College of Arts & Sciences

The presidential campaign was put on hold Monday as 50 million people faced Hurricane Sandy, a storm of historic proportions — not just in potential damage but for its possible impact on the race for the White House…

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How President Obama Will Handle Hurricane Sandy

October 29th, 2012 in 2012, Andrew Reeves, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers, The Daily Beast 0 comments

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Andrew Reeves, College of Arts & Sciences

President Obama will focus first and foremost on the impact of Hurricane Sandy, no matter how many previously scheduled campaign appearances he must drop, according to a senior White House official and a top campaign aide…

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How Hurricane Sandy Could Swing the Election

October 29th, 2012 in 2012, Andrew Reeves, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers 0 comments

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Andrew Reeves, College of Arts & Sciences

Hurricane Sandy, which is barreling towards America’s east coast, is epic in scale—according to the National Weather Service, the storm reaches from Florida to Connecticut…

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How Obama Is Leveraging the Power of the Incumbency in Swing States

September 28th, 2012 in 2012, Andrew Reeves, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Douglas Kriner, Newsmakers, Time 0 comments

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Douglas Kriner, College of Arts & Sciences
Andrew Reeves, College of Arts & Sciences

President Obama has a soft spot for the state of Ohio, a crucial swing state that every Republican President has won en route to the White House…

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The Influence of Federal Spending on Presidential Elections

June 5th, 2012 in 2012, Andrew Reeves, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Douglas Kriner, Newsmakers 0 comments

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By Douglas Kriner & Andrew Reeves, College of Arts & Sciences

Do voters reward presidents for increased federal spending in their local constituencies?…

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