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American Political Elections

A nonpartisan collection of information about elections, voting, and American political issues.

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This guide has been created as a starting point for researching the United States national elections and, in particular, highlights presidential elections. The resources listed in this guide are not exhaustive, but bring into focus important current and historical statistics, data and documentary sources of American politics and the presidency. 

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U.S. Elections

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