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Running mate - Wikipedia

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A running mate is a person running together with another person on a joint ticket during an election. The term is most often used in reference to the person in the subordinate position (such as the ...

Why sitting Vice Presidents don't fare well as presidential candidates

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Aug 17, 2015 ... In other cases, former Vice Presidents who became President after a ... upset that his Vice President, Charles Fairbanks, want to run against ...

The 4 Advantages a Vice President Pick Could Offer a Candidate ...

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Apr 28, 2016 ... In our new book, The VP Advantage: How Running Mates Influence Home ... In other words, the vice presidential candidate must be an ... If the symmetry of Fiorina's selection helps voters to see Ted Cruz as he wants to be ...

Why VPs Matter Less Than You Think - POLITICO Magazine

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Apr 11, 2016 ... The vice presidential home state advantage is, essentially, zero. ... Despite ultimately selecting Dick Cheney as his running mate in 2000, in his ... In most cases, voters simply vote for the presidential candidate they like best.

This research shows that vice presidential candidates actually do ...

www.washingtonpost.com/news/monkey-cage/wp/2016/04/26/this-research-shows-that-vice-presidential-candidates-actually-do-win-votes-in-their-home-states/

Apr 26, 2016 ... We find that the average vice presidential home state advantage is ... in which the party has seen a decline in popularity in the run-up to the election year. ... especially if qualified vice-presidential candidates from states like ...

Do Vice Presidential Picks Matter? Here's How They Could For ...

www.npr.org/2016/06/01/480038429/swing-state-vp-picks-dont-help-candidates-much-so-what-does-work

Jun 1, 2016 ... There's little evidence that vice presidential picks help candidates at the top of the ... authors of The VP Advantage: How Running Mates Influence Home State ... a Vice-Presidential running mate that have dictated the need for ...

So You Want to Be Vice-President | University Press of Kansas Blog

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Mar 25, 2016 ... The advantages include the fact that since Carter and Mondale created ... Although some recent vice presidential candidates were able to run ...

When Vice Presidents Run for President, Here's How They Do

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Aug 19, 2015 ... When vice presidents run for president, they don't tend to win. .... Remove this person and Kasich would be like a turtle without his shell…

Larry J. Sabato's Crystal Ball » The Vice Presidential Advantage

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Mar 20, 2014 ... It's too early to know whether Vice President Joe Biden will run for president, ... like Dick Cheney, credibly disclaimed any presidential ambition.

Vice Presidents Face Uphill Battle to Become President « All About ...

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Aug 19, 2015 ... You'd think a sitting vice president would have an advantage while running for president, particularly in a crowded field, but history suggests ...