Presidential Electors and the Electoral College

Cambria Press Publication Presidential Electors and the Electoral College (Chapter Excerpts) Chapter 1: A Risk to the Republic? "The 2000 election marked the fourth time in American history that a candidate was elected president without having won the popular vote. This electoral oddity drew a wealth of national attention to the Electoral College, a system… Continue reading Presidential Electors and the Electoral College

Bush-Clinton 2016: Back to the Future?

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?

Award-winning authors Scott A. Frisch and Sean Q. Kelly will be WPSA next week!

Cambria Press authors and series editors Scott A. Frisch and Sean Q. Kelly will be at the WPSA annual conference in Seattle next week. Discussing politics to the extreme, their WPSA panels will be exciting ones that attendees won't want to miss! Their award-winning book Jimmy Carter and the Water Wars, as well as their highly praised… Continue reading Award-winning authors Scott A. Frisch and Sean Q. Kelly will be WPSA next week!

Cambria Press author Robert Alexander weighs in on CNN about the government shutdown and what George Washington would have to say about it

Since the publication of his book last year, Cambria Press author Robert Alexander has been sought out for his expertise on political matters. He was consulted by CNN and NPR about the presidential races and more recently he has been been requested by CNN to weigh in on the government shutdown. Dr. Alexander declared that the… Continue reading Cambria Press author Robert Alexander weighs in on CNN about the government shutdown and what George Washington would have to say about it

APSA 2013 – Best Part – Meeting happy authors and reading their just-published op-eds!

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!

Hillary Clinton, Rand Paul, or Marco Rubio for 2016?

  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?

Excellent Cambria Press Book Review! CHOICE praises Presidential Electors and the Electoral College for being “an important, if not definitive, study of the subject”!

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”!

Hurricane Sandy and Presidential Vote 2012 – Yes, We WILL!

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!

Cambria Press author Robert Alexander’s CNN Op-ed on the Presidential Race and the Electoral College

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

Cambria Press Author Weighs in on Possible Electoral College Tie in Barack Obama – Mitt Romney Race

Given the recent publication of his highly praised book Presidential Electors and the Electoral College, Cambria Press author Robert Alexander was interviewed by CNN recently regarding the possible Electoral College tie in the Obama-Romney race. Please also see other important books on American politics in the Politics, Institutions, and Public Policy in America book series.… Continue reading Cambria Press Author Weighs in on Possible Electoral College Tie in Barack Obama – Mitt Romney Race