The States Where Third-Party Candidates Perform Best

8/2/2016 - Professor of Political Science Walter Stone in The Atlantic.

American voters might be more likely to give long shots a chance in places where the election outcome isn’t in doubt.

Walter Stone, a political scientist at the University of California, Davis, who co-authored a book on Perot’s candidacy, said he has seen scant research on the question of whether voters are more likely to vote for a third-party candidate in a more partisan state.

Read the full story in The Atlantic.