Research

Books

--White Backlash: Immigration, Race, and American Politics. 2015. Princeton University Press.

-- Campaigning to the New American Electorate: Advertising to Latino Voters. 2010. Stanford University Press.

-- New Faces, New Voices: the Hispanic Electorate in America. 2010. Princeton University Press.

Journal Aritcles

-- “Media Framing and Partisan Identity: The Case of Immigration Coverage andWhite Macropartisanship” (with Hans Hassell and Zoltan Hajnal) Journal of Race, Ethnicity and Politics, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1017/rep.2016.25.

-- “Racially Polarized Voting” (with Christopher Elmendorf and Kevin Quinn) University of Chicago Law Review, 2016, 83:587-691.

-- “Re-Examining the Racial Gap in Political Knowledge” The Journal of Politics, 2015: 77(1): 44-54.

--“How Watershed Immigration Policies Affect American Public Opinion over a Lifetime” (with Lydia Lundgren) International Migration Review, 2014, Fall, 1-36.

-- “Life Cycle Effects and Social Pressure to Vote” (with Costas Panagopolous) Electoral Studies, 2014, 33:115-122.

-- “Do Blacks and Whites See Obama Through Race-Tinted Glasses? A Comparison of Obama and Clintons Approval Ratings” (with Craig Burnett) Presidential Studies Quarterly, 2012, 42(2):363-375.

-- “Hispanic Public Opinion and Partisanship (with R. Michael Alvarez) Political Science Quarterly, 2011, 126(2): 255-286.

-- “Are Blacks and Latinos Responsible for the Passage of Proposition 8? Analyzing Voter Attitudes on California's Proposal to Ban Same-Sex Marriage in 2008" Political Research Quarterly, 2010, 63(4): 922-932.

p>-- “Does Language Matter? The Impact of Spanish and English-language GOTV Efforts on Latino Turnout" (with Costas Panagopolous)American Politics Research,2011, 39: 643-663

-- Agenda Setting, Public Opinion, and the Issue of Immigration Reform. (with Johanna Dunaway and Regina Branton) Social Sciences Quarterly, 2010, 91(2): 359-378.

-- “Assessing the Causes and Effects of Political Trust Amongst U.S. Latinos” (with R. Michael Alvarez), American Politics Research, 2010, 38(1): 110-141.

-- Examining the Link Between Issue Attitudes and News Source: The Case of Latinos and Immigration.  (with Simran Singh) Political Behavior, 2009, 31(1):1-30.

-- “The Hispanic Vote in the 2004 Presidential Election: Insecurity and Moral Concerns" (with R. Michael Alvarez and Jonathan Nagler), The Journal of Politics, April 2008, 70(2): 368-382.

-- “Race Based vs. Issue Voting: A Natural Experiment'' (with Jonathan Nagler and R. Michael Alvarez), Political Research Quarterly, June 2005, 58:203-218.

-- “Who Evaluates a Presidential Candidate by Using Non-Policy Campaign Messages?” Political Research Quarterly, March 2005, 58:55-67.