Resources

This page contains links to websites that have been helpful resources for research.

Data

The Cooperative Congressional Election Study (CCES) website has national survey data for surveys conducted before and after presidential and midterm elections.

Harvard Law School maintains a helpful index of voting and polling data sources.

The Princeton University Library maitains an index of political opinion and survey data sources.

The Roper Center archive at Cornell University stores polling data from the 1930s to the present.

Voteview at UCLA maintains a database of roll call vote records and ideology scores for members of Congress.

The Database on Ideology, Money in Politics, and Elections (DIME) is Adam Bonica's data set on campaign finance and ideology in American politics.

Coding

R Markdown The getting started page of R Markdown for R Studio is great for learning how to use markdown for presenting your analysis.

Analysis

R Markdown Frederick Solt and Yue Hu provide a helpful R example on how to plot the marginal effects of interaction terms.

Web Building

Build a Personal Website with GitHub: Jonathan McGlone's webpage was perfect for learning how to build this site. His tutorial assumes no prior background with GitHub.

Create Categories for Blog Posts: This webpage helped me create categories for my blog posts.