If there is one book to read to follow and make sense of the 2016 presidential election, it is Dr. Lara M. Brown's Jockeying for the American Presidency. In her groundbreaking book, Dr. Brown called long ago what pundits are saying today. Cambria Press Publication: Jockeying for the American Presidency by Lara M. Brown For… Continue reading #Election2016 – What You Need to Know About Jockeying for the American Presidency
Cambria Press publication Jockeying for the American Presidency (Chapter Excerpts) Chapter 1: Presidential Selection and Aspirant Opportunism "...to say that all presidents are opportunists does not mean that they are all the same. As previously mentioned, the opportunism of the presidents most probably varies across the individuals who have held the office. Aside from innate… Continue reading Jockeying for the American Presidency
If you're looking to make sense of the 2016 presidential elections after last night's Republican debate and trying to understand these candidates who are Jockeying for the American Presidency, this is the book. As Dr. Lara M. Brown (Associate Professor & Program Director, Political Management Masters, Graduate School of Political Management, George Washington University) stated… Continue reading #2016Election: What you need to know about Jockeying for the American Presidency
Just as this op-ed by Dr. Robert Alexander was published by the Plain Dealer, Mitt Romney announced that he would be dropping out of the 2016 presidential race, causing some to speculate that he was clearing the way for Jeb Bush. However, will the Bush-Clinton 2016 race materialize? If so, will we go back to… Continue reading Bush-Clinton 2016: Back to the Future?
Today's featured author is Robert Alexander, professor of political science and department chair at Ohio Northern University, whose well-praised book Presidential Electors and the Electoral College has led to him being the go-to person on presidential elections for both national and local media outlets (see the Cambria Press post on this). Given that the book has been recommended by CHOICE for… Continue reading APSA 2013 – Best Part – Meeting happy authors and reading their just-published op-eds!
It is only the summer of 2013, but the presidential race is on! There is no question that the presidential aspirants will need to work with the media to get their game on, but what are the characteristics that will give one candidate the edge over the others? Dr. Lara M. Brown, author of the… Continue reading Which 2016 presidential candidate will have the edge?
As speculation rises as to who will be running in 2016, the highly praised Presidential Electors and the Electoral College (Cambria Press, 2012) by Robert Alexander provides novel insights about stealth campaigns to change the votes of presidential electors in recent elections. This book is in the Politics, Institutions, and Public Policy in America book… Continue reading Hillary Clinton, Rand Paul, or Marco Rubio for 2016?
Cambria Press congratulates Professor Robert Alexander on the outstanding book review of Presidential Electors and the Electoral College: An Examination of Lobbying, Wavering Electors, and Campaigns for Faithless Votes by CHOICE, the premier source for reviews of academic books, electronic media, and Internet resources of interest to those in higher education. The review praises the book… Continue reading Excellent Cambria Press Book Review! CHOICE praises Presidential Electors and the Electoral College for being “an important, if not definitive, study of the subject”!
For all who are facing the adverse effects of Hurricane Sandy, our thoughts and prayers are with you. We are heartened by the diligent collaborative efforts to bring things back to normal as soon as possible and hope that normalcy returns within the next few days, especially in time for the 2012 presidential election. Your vote is… Continue reading Hurricane Sandy and Presidential Vote 2012 – Yes, We WILL!
Read the CNN op-ed Cambria Press author Robert Alexander wrote on the presidential race and the electoral college! See also the Cambria Press Q&A session with Professor Alexander, author of Presidential Electors and the Electoral College, as well as an earlier interview with CNN weighing in on the presidential race between Mitt Romney and Barack Obama!… Continue reading Cambria Press author Robert Alexander’s CNN Op-ed on the Presidential Race and the Electoral College