Department of Political Studies

Department of Political Studies
Department of Political Studies

Political Studies in the News: August 27 - September 2, 2018

POLS GraphicTuesday, August 28

CBC Radio: CBC's Ontario Morning

Tim Abray discusses the effectiveness of campaign signs used during municipal elections. (Interview starts at 2:43)

Wednesday, August 29

CBC Online: A Kingston incumbent is ditching lawn signs. Should his opponents follow?

Tim Abray says it's probably a terrible idea to run a campaign without lawn signs, especially for new candidates running against incumbents, because the most crucial thing in an election is name recognition.

 

 

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