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Window shopping

"Window shopping" Continued...

Issue: "Signs and wonders," Jan. 26, 2008

Still shopping

Sabato told WORLD that connectability is important to voters but says it's one element in a long list of qualities voters seek: "It's always a matter of comparison shopping."

In the end, "We buy a package," said Sabato, "personality aspects that we like, and some we wish could change." He adds: "But that's been true for every president since George Washington."

Jamie Dean
Jamie Dean

Jamie lives and works in North Carolina, where she covers the national political beat and other topics as news editor for WORLD. Follow Jamie on Twitter @deanworldmag.


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