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How gerrymandering in the states could lead to President Trump’s re-election

Latner, Michael, Keena, Alex, Smith, Charles Anthony and McGann, Anthony J. (2020) How gerrymandering in the states could lead to President Trump’s re-election. USApp – American Politics and Policy Blog (12 Aug 2020). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

As we approach the 2020 presidential election, there is growing concern over the US states’ ability to administer the election during the COVID-19 pandemic. Michael Latner, Alex Keena, Tony Smith, and Anthony McGann write that if the election result is close, and there are questions over the vote count, then state legislatures which are Republican-dominated due to partisan gerrymandering may attempt to intervene and make their own decisions on their state’s Presidential Electors.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/usappblog/
Additional Information: © 2020 The Authors
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JK Political institutions (United States)
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
Date Deposited: 29 Sep 2020 10:18
Last Modified: 17 Jul 2021 23:03
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/106439

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