Midterm Election Preview

Moderated by Professor Stuart Blumin, the panelists discussed the topic, “The New Electoral Map: From the Gingrich Revolution to 2008.” Topics… read more

Moderated by Professor Stuart Blumin, the panelists discussed the topic, “The New Electoral Map: From the Gingrich Revolution to 2008.” Topics included Republican and Democratic ("red and blue") states in the context of the 2006 midterm elections, President Bush’s lower poll numbers, gerrymandering in the last ten years, changing control of the U.S. House, incumbency, polling procedures, and voter demographics. Some statistical charts were shown. After their discussion, the panelists answered audience members' questions.

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Program ID:
191915-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 31, 2006 | 7:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Apr 10, 2006 | 5:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Mar 31, 2006 | 7:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 03, 2006 | 1:58am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 03, 2006 | 7:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 10, 2006 | 5:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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