What role do individual voters play in the current presidential election campaign? In Part III of the special "Getting to Purple: Beyond the Red and Blue of Partisan Politics" series of Academy Evening talks, UW–Madison political science professor Barry Burden talks about partisan polarization and voter turnout, and outlines a toolkit for repair of the electoral process. Recorded on September 24, 2008, at the Capitol Theater in Overture Center for the Arts in Madison, WI.
The Voter and the 2008 Presidential Election Campaign
Getting to Purple Series
Saturday, September 8, 2012 - 6:00am
Barry Burden is Professor of Political Science, Director of the Elections Research Center, and the Lyons Family Chair in Electoral Politics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
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