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On Twitter, Republican Senators are more polarizing than Democrats

Russell, Annelise (2017) On Twitter, Republican Senators are more polarizing than Democrats. USApp - American Politics and Policy Blog (25 Oct 2017). Website.

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While President Donald Trump has become well known for his use of Twitter to criticize Democrats and cajole Republicans, he is not the only politician to use that social media network to chastise their political opponents. In new research, Annelise Russell examines how US Senators use Twitter, finding that, even when they are in the majority, Senate Republicans are more ...

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Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HE Transportation and Communications
J Political Science > JK Political institutions (United States)
Date Deposited: 14 Nov 2017 15:59
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 09:15

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