Election 2016: Yale insights
Americans will go to the polls on Nov. 6 to select the nation’s 45th president. If the primary season is any indication, it will be a colorful and rowdy general election campaign.
The 2016 presidential election — as have so many before it — has offered candidates as varied as the political platforms they support, each with contrasting visions of the nation’s future.
Over the course of 2016, YaleNews will highlight aspects of the presidential campaign through conversations with Yale faculty from around the university who will help put the election is historical context, provide analysis of campaign tactics, and offer insight into the major issues facing the electorate.