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The Gamble: The Hand You're Dealt
John Sides & Lynn Vavreck

(John Sides & Lynn Vavreck interview, UCLA)

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John Sides is associate professor of political science at George Washington University and the coauthor of Campaigns and Elections: Rules, Reality, Strategy, Choice (Norton). He is also a cofounder of and contributor to The Monkey Cage, a blog about politics and political science. Lynn Vavreck is associate professor of political science and communication studies at the University of California, Los Angeles. She is the author of The Message Matters: The Economy and Presidential Campaigns (Princeton), the coauthor of The Logic of American Politics, and the coeditor of Campaign Reform: Insights and Evidence. She is also a cofounder of and contributor to Model Politics, a blog that brings survey data to bear on contemporary politics.

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