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FSEM 100P7: US Campaigns and Elections: Search Quest and the Catalog

How to Search Using Quest : The Basics

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  • Election districts
  • Election forecasting
  • Elections -- United States
  • Exit polling
  • Gender and elections
  • Incumbency
  • Political parties
  • Voting patterns