Topic: Presidential politics

Anxiety in political advertising

May 4, 2012
Anxiety in political advertising

In this latest analysis, Assistant Professor of Government Bethany Albertson explains how candidates tap into voters' emotions in political ads.

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We are in the general now

April 30, 2012
We are in the general now

In this Elections 2012 analysis, Center for Politics and Governance Director Sherri Greenberg explains why November will bring a close general election.

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Beauty and the 2012 presidential race

March 26, 2012
The consequences of Romney's proposed minimum wage hike

Economics Professor Daniel Hamermesh explains why beauty in politics matters less and less the more important the race is.

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Can Romney reach the real South?

March 8, 2012
Can Romney reach the real South?

In our latest Elections 2012 video, Professor Paul Stekler discusses the results of Super Tuesday and what they mean for the November election.

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Poll shows Rick Santorum is favored in Texas

Feb. 22, 2012
Poll shows Rick Santorum is favored in Texas

Texas Politics Project Director James Henson discusses the results of the February 2012 University of Texas/Texas Tribune poll.

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