Historians don't like McCain's chances

WASHINGTON, June 15 (UPI) -- Historians and presidential scholars say they aren't giving likely Republican presidential nominee John McCain much of a chance of winning the White House.

Analysts swing states in U.S. election

WASHINGTON, May 28 (UPI) -- Campaigns for Barack Obama and John McCain have begun sizing up potential matchups in U.S. states seen as key to winning the White House, observers say.

Most Democrats say race should go on

WASHINGTON, May 13 (UPI) -- A USA Today/Gallup poll released before Tuesday's West Virginia primary indicates a majority of Democratic voters say they want the nomination race to continue.

Fundraising upsets for 2008 frontrunners

WASHINGTON, April 9 (UPI) -- Fundraising upsets have thrown open the campaign for the 2008 U.S. presidential nominations, according to veteran campaign watchers. First-quarter fundraising totals indicate Democratic Sen. Hilary Rodham Clinton of New York and Republican Sen. John McCai

Democrats takeover of U.S. House predicted

WASHINGTON, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- Studies by U.S. political scientists are predicting that Democrats will take control of the U.S. House of Representatives in the Nov. 7 elections. A study by Indiana State's Carl Klarner and Stan Buchanan said Democrats are likely to gain 22 seats in the

Alan I. Abramowitz (born 1947) is an American political scientist and author, known for his research and writings on American politics, elections, and political parties in political science.

Abramowitz graduated with a B.A. with high honors in political science from the University of Rochester in 1969. He attended graduate school at Stanford University, completing an M.A. in 1972 and a PhD degree in 1976. Abramowitz' dissertation was entitled An Assessment of Party and Incumbent Accountability in Midterm Congressional Elections.

Abramowitz taught at the College of William and Mary from 1976 to 1982, at Stony Brook University from 1982 to 1987, when he joined the faculty at Emory University as a professor of political science. Abramowitz was awarded the Alben W. Barkley Distinguished Chair in Political Science at Emory University in 1993.

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