American Voter Turnout: An Institutional Perspective. (2006) Boulder: Westview Press.
Peer Reviewed Articles
"Achieving Validation: Barack Obama and Black Turnout in 2008," State Politics and Policy Quarterly (with Seth McKee and Trey Hood). Forthcoming
“The 2010 Referendum and Parliamentary Elections in Kyrgyzstan,” Electoral Studies (with Eugene Huskey). Forthcoming
“The Party Isn't Over: An Analysis of the Communist Party in the Czech Republic” Journal of Communist Studies and Transition Politics. (with Jiri Lach, James Laplant, and James Peterson) Summer (2010).
“Was the Joke on the Democrats Again? Registration, Turnout, and Partisan Choice in the 2004 Presidential Election.” (with Michael Martinez) American Review of Politics Spring/Summer (2007): 81-95.
"The Governor and the Lieutenant Governor: Forms of Cooperation Between TwoStateExecutives." (With David Winder) Politics and Policy 34 (2006): 634-656.
“The Electoral College, Mobilization, and Turnout in the 2000 Presidential Election.” (with Seth Mckee) American Politics Research 33 (2005): 700-725.
“Citizen Participation in Local Government: Evidence From New EnglandTownMeetings” (with Victor Desantis) State and Local Government Review 36 (3 2004): 163-173.
“A Two Step Approach to Assessing the Composition Effects of the National Voter Registration Act.” Electoral Studies. 22 (2003): 703-20.
“Did Motor Voter Work?” (with Michael Martinez) American Politics Quarterly 27 (3 1999): 296-315.
“Political Institutions and the Ongoing Transformation of an Essentially Conservative Democracy.” (2008) Governmental and Political Systems: A Comparative Approach. Second Edition. Carlos De Cuerto et. al. (eds.): 177-211. (with Bill Nylen)
“ Politics and Government in the United States.” 2007. Governmental and Political Systems: A Comparative Approach. Carlos De Cuerto et. al. (eds.): 177-208 (with Bill Nylen)
“Elections, Enron, the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act of 2002, and a Window of Opportunity.” 2003. in Political Science: An Overview of the Fields. Third Edition. James W. Peterson, Lee M. Allen, and Nolan J. Argyle (eds).Dubuque: Kendall/Hunt Publishing: 257-260.
”The Current Condition and Future Direction of Participation and Trust in the Commonwealthof Massachusetts” (2003). (with Brendan Burke, Victor DeSantis, David Hill, Mark Kemper, and Michael Kryzanek) in Memos to the Governor, Richard T. Moore (ed.). Boston,MA: Massachusetts Chapter of the American Society for Public Administration.