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Winners and losers from the 2016 election

Washington Post - 07 Nov 2016
Let me sum up the 2016 election in two words: holy crap. This election is one for the ages, an epic upset that 100 years from now, we will all be discussing on our apparats. As always after big news events, I picked some of the best and worst of the ...
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The 2016 Election Was Ultimately About One Big Thing

The American Prospect - 19 Oct 2018
The 2016 election helped strengthen ethnic identities among minorities and polarized white people based on their level of formal education. These divisions now predict partisan preferences to an extent unseen before. Indeed, no other factor predicted ...
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Early Voting 'Off The Charts,' Outpacing 2016 Election

WCCO | CBS Minnesota - 18 Oct 2018
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Election officials in Minnesota say early voting in the state is “off the charts” ahead of the midterm elections, with more than 300,000 absentee ballots requested. “Minnesotans are early voting even more than they did in the 2016 ...
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States and feds unite on election security after '16 clashes

The Spokesman-Review - 19 Oct 2018
WASHINGTON – Weeks before the 2016 election, federal officials started making mysterious calls to the head of elections in Inyo County, California. They asked her to contact them if she noticed anything unusual. But they wouldn't elaborate. “I asked ...
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Trump Dismisses Impact Of Russian Hackers On 2016 Election

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - 17 Oct 2018
U.S. President Donald Trump has dismissed the impact of Russian hackers' actions on the result of the 2016 U.S. presidential election, claiming that their number was very small and that some of them backed his opponent, Hillary Clinton. In an interview ...
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Sexism in the 2016 US Presidential Election

Psychology Today (blog) - 12 Oct 2018
There has been considerable speculation about “What Happened” in the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election. Polls prior to the election had indicated that Hillary Clinton was the favourite (and indeed, she won the overall popular vote). But she lost the ...
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Inside Facebook's election 'war room'

Daily Journal Online - 19 Oct 2018
Bracing for the midterms, Facebook builds a 'war room'. Facebook has set up a "war room" at its California headquarters as part of its plans to avoid a repeat of the 2016 election, when misinformation was rampant on the platform. Facebook · Twitter ...
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UCLA faculty voice: Five myths about the 2016 election

UCLA Newsroom - 12 Oct 2018
The 2016 election is nearly two years behind us, but debates continue to rage over what lifted Donald Trump to a victory that surprised so many political observers. All elections generate narratives that try to explain the outcome, but often those do ...
2016 election

Five myths about the 2016 election

Washington Post - 05 Oct 2018
Before and after the election, a dominant narrative held that the voters were angry. “Dissatisfaction, anger dominate year-end reviews of Washington,” reads a December 2015 CNN headline above an article reporting that 69 percent of voters were “at ...
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Donald Trump Didn't Really Win 52% of White Women in 2016

TIME - 18 Oct 2018
Trump is hardly the only one invoking the stat. The idea that a majority of white woman voted for Trump has become a meme ever since the 2016 election, featured in countless arguments that make sweeping claims about its meaning. In the President's ...
2016 election

5 myths about the 2016 election

Chicago Tribune - 13 Oct 2018
The 2016 election is nearly two years behind us, but debates continue to rage over what lifted Donald Trump to a victory that surprised so many political observers. All elections generate narratives that try to explain the outcome, but often those do ...
2016 election

Women Drove 'Rage Giving' After 2016 Election: Study

ThinkAdvisor - 12 Oct 2018
As Americans were processing the results of the highly contentious 2016 presidential election, certain U.S. nonprofit organizations began to report surges in their fundraising — referred to as “rage giving” by some media outlets, suggesting a growing ...
2016 election

What One Pennsylvania County Reveals About Trump's Election

WBUR - 17 Oct 2018
Pennsylvania was a crucial swing state in the 2016 election. Within Pennsylvania, Luzerne County swung significantly for Donald Trump — despite voting for Democrats for decades. In his new book "The Forgotten," Ben Bradlee Jr. profiles a dozen Trump ...

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