Resources: Political Behavior

Center for Communication and Civic Engagement

“The Center for Communication and Civic Engagement is dedicated to understanding these dynamic media systems in order to promote citizen engagement and effective participation in local, national, and global affairs.”
http://ccce.com.washington.edu/

Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement (CIRCLE)

The Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement at Tufts University conducts research on the civic and political engagement of young Americans.
http://www.civicyouth.org/

U.S. Census Bureau, Voting and Registration

“Information on reported voting and registration by various demographic and socioeconomic characteristics is collected for the nation in November of Congressional and Presidential election years in the Current Population Survey (CPS). The CPS is a monthly survey of about 50,000 households conducted by the Bureau of the Census for the Bureau of Labor Statistics.”
http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/socdemo/voting/index.html