2014 Midterm Results

 

For today’s work on the midterm elections, You will complete the following:

1. Take out your midterm election sheet from your unit guide. Open up this page in your browser now.

2. Using these links, find the results for your races. Put the percentage of voters for each candidate/issue, and circle the winner.

http://fivethirtyeight.com/liveblog/special-coverage-the-2014-midterms/

http://www.usatoday.com/pages/interactives/elections-results-2014/#senate

3. Using the links above (or further searching for voter turnout 2014), complete the bottom portion of your paper on voting patterns for BOTH your state as well as for the nation. Here is an exit poll link: http://edition.cnn.com/election/2014/results/exit-polls

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2014/11/04/us/politics/2014-exit-polls.html

http://graphics.wsj.com/exit-polls-2014/

4. After you are finished, look through the links above to find an article relating to voting patterns, attitudes, or results to read. We’ll end class today sharing your new knowledge.

 

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