The Impact of Petition Signing on Voter Turnout
Political Behavior, 2011, Pages 1-20.
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Generally speaking, campaign-related contact motivates voters. One form of such contact not much explored in the voter mobilization literature is the petitioning for ballot initiatives that occurs with considerable frequency in about half the states and even more localities. Using newly-available data that allow us to match individual p...More
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