Dante Chinni

Dante Chinni appears in the following:

American Communities Project: Analyzing the Complexities of the U.S. Electorate

Monday, October 31, 2016

When every single county in America has been mapped and assigned a “community type” based on different demographics, what can the data tell us about the election?


Our Cheat Sheet to Interpreting the Vote by Demographics

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

The primary election by community types.


Your Super Tuesday Data Dump

Wednesday, March 02, 2016

No longer are pundits, campaigns, and voters forced to rely on the hypothetical polling data. We now have concrete numbers from votes that were cast in 30 percent of states. 

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The Impact of Specific Communities on Super Tuesday

Tuesday, March 01, 2016

Looking beyond the state-by-state victories.


Sanders, Trump Strong in All New Hampshire Communities

Monday, February 08, 2016

Voters went for the iconoclasts statewide.


What Happened in Iowa Last Night

Tuesday, February 02, 2016

Hear an analysis of the Iowa caucus results from last night, with WNYC's Andrea Bernstein and Dante Chinni, director of the American Communities project.

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Election Results by Iowa Communities Offer Nuanced Look at Caucus Votes

Monday, February 01, 2016

What we can learn from the counties the candidates won.


What's at Stake in the Battle for the Senate

Monday, October 20, 2014

With Republicans likely holding their majority in the House, this November's Senate races will have a big impact on judicial appointments, Obamacare expansion and the 2016 election.

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2014 Midterm Elections Heat Up

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Democrats have held the majority in the Senate for almost eight years now, but as the November 2014 elections approach Republicans are feeling confident they can take it back. This we...

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U.S. Foreign-Born Population at All-Time High

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

Every year on the Fourth of July, at some point between the cookouts and the fireworks, thousands of foreign-born residents across the United States become citizens through annual nat...


Tea Party Support Slides Among Republicans

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Polling data from the Pew Research Center finds that since 2010, the percentage of Republicans who say they agree with the Tea Party has declined by 15 percentage points, from more th...

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INFOGRAPHIC: The Most Expensive Election in America

Monday, May 19, 2014

Senate candidates in Kentucky have brought in millions of dollars in fundraising ahead of tomorrow's primary—amounting to one of the most expensive races in the country.


INFOGRAPHIC: New Data Sheds Light on U.S. Voters

Monday, April 28, 2014

Elections are essential to a healthy democracy. But who really votes? The U.S. Census Bureau has brand new data looking at decades worth of voting patterns from across the country.

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Affordable Healthcare? It Depends Where You Live

Monday, March 03, 2014

You'd expect people in wealthier communities to pay higher premiums, and more moderate or low-income communities to pay lower premiums, but it doesn't always work out that way. Here's why.

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Duck Dynasty, Examined

Monday, December 23, 2013

Phil Robertson, star of the A&E reality program "Duck Dynasty," became part of the political landscape last week after GQ published a controversial interview with him in which he call...

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Tracing Income Disparities Across the U.S.

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

On Tuesday, the U.S. Census Bureau released the latest data on median household income across the country, we've created an interactive map that allows you to zoom in on the income tr...

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Data Shows Millennial Youth Are Less Religious

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

The Pew Research Center has found that Americans ages 18 to 30 are significantly less religious than older Americans. Current data shows that "millennials," people born after 1980, ar...

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Apprehension Around Healthcare Rollout Lingers

Monday, September 30, 2013

The next phase of the Affordable Care Act arrives tomorrow. But the American public remains unconvinced the Affordable Care Act is a good idea. Dante Chinni is the director of the Ame...

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Public Opinion on Syria

Friday, August 30, 2013

Dante Chinni, director of the American Communities project, a collaboration including The Wall Street Journal, PBS NewsHour, and WNYC radio that studies politics, socio-economics, and culture in a time of change, discusses his analysis of U.S. public opinion on involvement in Syria.

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INFOGRAPHIC: What the Data Tells Us About Voting in America

Friday, August 23, 2013

This week, we've taken you on a voting rights tour of America. to states where the Supreme Court decision in Shelby County Vs. Holder has changed voting laws. What does the data tel...