Prof. Thomas Hayes, Dept. of Political Science
American Politics | Political Science
How responsive is the United States Senate to the attitudes and beliefs of the constituents it serves? Using data from the Cooperative Election Study and the United States Census, as well as an investigation into Senate roll-call votes, I will examine Senate responsiveness for the 111th through 116th Congresses.
Chlebowski, Christian, "The Senator and the Citizen: Comparing the Agendas of the U.S. Senate and Populace" (2021). Holster Scholar Projects. 33.