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Clinton performed very well in most urban areas relative to Obama, despite losin the Rustbelt — and the Presidency with it

Ambrosius, Joshua D. (2016) Clinton performed very well in most urban areas relative to Obama, despite losin the Rustbelt — and the Presidency with it. USApp – American Politics and Policy Blog (22 Nov 2016). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Despite talk of collapsed Democrat support for Clinton, her performance in urban areas was very strong this presidential election. As Joshua D. Ambrosius argues however, her loss to Donald Trump highlights the weakness of Democrats’ urban-centric appeal, given the new-found GOP capacity to mobilise masses of rural working class and suburban Americans.

Item Type: Website (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/usappblog/
Additional Information: © 2016 The Authors, USApp – American Politics and Policy Blog, The London School of Economics and Political Science © CC BY-NC 3.0
Subjects: J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JK Political institutions (United States)
Sets: Collections > LSE American Politics and Policy (USAPP) Blog
Date Deposited: 27 Jan 2017 11:47
Last Modified: 27 Jan 2017 11:47
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/69097

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