Wasow Quoted on Voters of Color and Party Coalitions in NY Times

Tuesday, Nov 17, 2020

Omar Wasow, Assistant Professor of Politics and CSDP faculty associate, is interviewed in The New York Times, providing context to election results that saw some ethnic and racial constituencies voting contrary to expectations. 

We should not think of demography as destiny. These groups are far more heterogeneous than a monolith and campaigns often end up building their own idiosyncratic coalition.

New York Times: Liberals Envisioned a Multiracial Coalition. Voters of Color Had Other Ideas.