Election 2016 Project
2012 Elections Project
The 2016 elections have become highly charged and could change the balance of power in Washington. During this project you will be asked to write a paper with your analysis and your prediction of an assigned Congressional race.This paper is due no later than November 7th. When writing your paper please make sure you use the following as a guide:
1. Who are the candidates? Party, background, experience.
2.What are the major issues raised in this race? How do the candidates stand on these issues?
3.What are the demographics of the district?Population, industry, political orientation, etc?How did this district vote in 2008 and in past elections? Is it a Red or Blue district?
4.Are there any special circumstance in this election?
5. Your prediction: Who will win? Why? Be specific, which voters are going to vote for you candidate and why?
Paper should be 3-5 pages double-spaced typed.It should include a cover page (separate from the 3-5 pages requirement) which includes the student’s name, district covering and their prediction.
|Colorado 6||Florida 18|
|Florida 26||NH Senate|
|Illinois 10||PA Senate|
|Iowa 3||Indiana Senate|
|Nevada 3||Nevada Senate|
|PA 8||Illinois Senate|
|Texas 23||NC Senate|
|New York 3|