2011 study in PS: Political Science & Politics on the effect of racial attitudes on the final vote tall for Barack Obama in 2008.
2011 Congressional Research Service report on the campaign finance landscape that is evolving in American politics.
2011 study from George Washington University and Duke University in Public Opinion Quarterly on public opinion, partisanship and Supreme Court nominees.
2011 paper in the Harvard Law and Policy Review compares changes in voter turnout between 2002 and 2006.
2009 study in the American Journal of Political Science on partisan conflict in Congress and public approval ratings over time.
2010 report by the United States Office of Management and Budget on the financial costs and benefits of government regulations on the economy.
2011 study by Stanford University and the California Institute of Technology on how the presidential primary system shapes certain outcomes.
2010 paper from the MacArthur Foundation's Youth and Participatory Politics research project on youth media literacy and civic participation.
2011 report by the Department of Interior based on data from the U.S. Geological Survey, the Bureau of Land Management, and the Bureau of Ocean Energy.
2010 paper by the Berkman Center at Harvard University on frameworks for evaluating activism in the Internet age, particularly in repressive environments.