The Party's Primary: Control of Congressional Nominations. Forthcoming. New York: Cambridge University Press.  

Journal Articles

Principled Moderation: Understanding Parties' Support of Moderate Candidates. Legislative Studies Quarterly. Forthcoming

The Differential Effects of Stress on Voter Turnout, with Jaime E. Settle. Political Psychology 38(3): 533-550

Media Framing and Partisan Identity: The Case of Immigration Coverage and White Macropartisanship, with Marisa Abrajano and Zoltan Hajnal. Journal of Race, Ethnicity, and Politics 2(1):5-34 (Coverage: Washington Post)

Teaching Voters New Tricks: The Effect of Partisan Absentee Vote-By-Mail GOTV Efforts. Research & Politics 4(1)

Veto Rhetoric and Legislative Riders, with Samuel Kernell. American Journal of Political Science 60(4):845-859 (Coverage: LSE's USApp Blog)

Party Control of Party Primaries: Party Influence in Nominations for the U.S. Senate. Journal of Politics 78(1):75-87 (Coverage Washington Post, BloombergView, and Iowa Public Radio)

Representational Inconsistency: Presentation of Self and Explanations of Washington Activity in Campaign Mail and Franked Mail, with J. Quin Monson. Congress & the Presidency 43(2):206-226

When to Attack: The Trajectory of Congressional Campaign Negativity, with Kelly R. Oeltjenbruns (Cornell College undergraduate). American Politics Research 44(2):222-246 () (online appendix; Coverage: LSE's USApp Blog)

Call to (In)Action: The Effects of Racial Priming on Grassroots Mobilization, with Neil Visalvanich. 2015. Political Behavior 37(4):911-932 (Coverage: LSE's USApp Blog)

Media Coverage of Immigration and White Partisanship, with Marisa Abrajano and Zoltan Hajnal. 2015.  In White Backlash: Immigration, Race, and the Political Transformation of America. Marisa Abrajano and Zoltan Hajnal. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press

Campaign Targets and Messages in Campaign Fundraising, with J. Quin Monson. 2014. Political Behavior 36(2):359-376

Public and Partisan Opinions of the Speaker of the House. 2014. Congress & the Presidency 41(1):107-127 (Coverage: Washington Post)

Looking Beyond the Voting Constituency: A Study of Campaign Donation Solicitations in the 2008 Presidential Primary and General Election), 2011. Journal of Political Marketing 10(1): 27-42


Working Papers

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