But based on the available evidence, there’s little reason to think of the close campaign in this special election as heralding an issue-driven realignment, and more reason to think of it as the outcome of an unusual mix of candidates. That’s a point worth keeping in mind when the results come in and the referendum talk picks up again, no matter who wins.
03:52 PM - May 16, 2011
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Who Owns What
A report from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
Questions and exercises for journalism students.