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Why issue-based strategies won’t help Trump win re-election

Angelucci, Davide, De Sio, Lorenzo, Fiorina, Morris P. and Franklin, Mark N. (2020) Why issue-based strategies won’t help Trump win re-election. USApp – American Politics and Policy Blog (31 Oct 2020). Blog Entry.

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The US presidential election on 3 November will be watched closely in Europe. Drawing on recent survey evidence, Davide Angelucci, Lorenzo De Sio, Morris P. Fiorina and Mark N. Franklin illuminate the challenge facing Donald Trump in his bid for re-election. There are currently no divisive issues on which Trump stands to win more support from independents and Democrats than he stands to lose from his own support-base, while on issues for which goals are widely shared, Trump lacks credibility compared to Joe Biden.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2020 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JK Political institutions (United States)
Date Deposited: 11 Nov 2020 11:51
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2021 23:03

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