Research Projects

1. "Exit Strategy: Career Concerns and Revolving Doors in Congress (with Hye Young You)."Forthcoming. American Political Science Review.  ​DOI:
Working Papers


1. "Polling Place Changes and Political Participation: The Effect of Election Administration in North Carolina  Presidential Elections, 2008-2016 (with Joshua D. Clinton, Nicholas Eubank, and Adriane Fresh)Revise & Resubmit at Political Science Research & Methods.

2. "The Politics of Locating Polling Places: Race and Partisanship in North Carolina Election Administration, 2008-2016" (with Joshua D. Clinton, Nicholas Eubank, and Adriane Fresh). Under Review. 

3. “Who Am I Speaking With? Are RBS respondents who they are supposed to be?" (with Joshua D. Clinton and John S. Lapinski). 

4. “Look Up at That Mansion on the Hill: Does Mass Media Activate the Politics of Resentment?" (with Marc J. Trussler).

5. "Medicaid Expansion, the Opioid Epidemic, and the Politics of Pain." Under Review. 



Work in Progress


1. Big Government or Bad Government? The Politics of America’s Rural Revolt (dissertation book project).

2. “The Representation of Urban and Rural Interests in Congress" (with Nick Eubank, Adriane Fresh, and Joshua D. Clinton).

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