View Cart
For more information
Call 1-800-351-0222

Home > POLITICAL SCIENCE: ELECTIONS & CAMPAIGNS > VOTERS AND POLITICAL LEADERS. >

VOTERS AND POLITICAL LEADERS.

Discusses link between taxation and voting behavior. Negative voter behavior based on the kind of taxation levied. Based on a study of the link between tax hikes and the loss of a gubernatorial incumbency. Contends that voters' perceptions of their own well being are shaped more at the State level than nationally.
Details
Citations 11
Citation Style MLA
Sources 2
Pages 5
Price: $20.00
From the Paper
The question of whether voters always punish political leaders who raise taxes is the subject of Niemi, Stanley, and Vogel's article "State Economies and State Taxes: Do Voters Hold Governors Accountable?" The short answer is yes: The purpose of the article is to show that voters' perceptions of their own well being are shaped more locally (i.e., at the state level) than nationally and that a perception of economic weakness and financial insecurity, aggravated by an increase in taxes, tends to lead to rejection of the incumbent governor under whose watch the individual tax burden was enacted.
The method that the authors use to demonstrate the link between tax hikes and loss of gubernatorial incumbency is to cross-reference published state tax data with exit polls. Such data are measured against state election results, which are of cours

Also Search for VOTERS AND POLITICAL LEADERS. in all categories
 

Related Essays

  • ANN RICHARDS' 1992 SPEECH AT DEMOCRATIC ISSUES CONFERENCE.
    Analysis of style, audience, humor, logic, subjects; brief biography.
  • VOTER IGNORANCE.
    Discusses studies on uninformed voters; poorly informed & fully informed voting behaviors. Low voter turnout in U.S.
  • PROP F IN L.A.
    Increases accountabilty of police brass & increases civilian authority over police department while limiting police chief to two five-year terms.
  • MIAMI, FL.
    Examines poverty, ethnic differences, corruption, finances, racism, housing, in context of urbanization.
  • "LAST HURRAH, THE" (EDWIN O'CONNOR).
    Examines novel's portrayal of big-city political corruption & drive for reform in mid-1950s.
  • Political Succession in the Chinese Communist Party
    This paper examines the issue of political succession in the Chinese Communist Party, looking at weaknesses in the Party, the way leaders are elected, party factions, and China's kingmakers.
  • The Black Vote
    This paper examines the black vote in its evolution from slave days and identifies its power today on the American political scene. The phenomenon of black bloc voting is described.
  • POLITICS IN CANADA.
    Political parties & party system, focusing on Ontario. Ideologies, models (class & elite pluralist), history of voting behavior, leadership, future.
  • CONGRESS, PRESIDENCY & BUREAUCRACY.
    Analyzes roles & conflicts among these entities in shaping of domestic & foreign policy.
  • MEDIA & POLITICAL PARTIES.
    History of news media & TV coverage of U.S. politics, debates, campaigns, bias, equal access, advertising.
 

Related Pages




/essays/skin/research/images/custom-side.jpg

Become a Premium Member. Buy all pre-written essays for only $2 per page! AND Get $1 of store credit for every $10 you spend!

Testimonials

This makes all the difference.
The staff and writers are true professionals. They are honest and helpful. If you order from them, you are in very good hands.
I'm so happy!
I used to have such a terrible time with writing, but not any more. This company has taken one of my most stressful college experiences and made it easy!
The Best Service Ever!
I really do appreciate Research Assistance. I'm not a good writer and the service really gets me going in the right direction. The staff gets back to me quickly with any concerns that I might have and they are always on time. Thanks a million for your excellent service.

Subjects

 
Show all subjects...