Articles, Essays, and Reviews


2020.  “Chief of Style: Personal Appearance and Presidential Power.”  White House Studies 14 (3).

2020.  “The Dynamics of Congressional Popularity on Instagram.”  Online Information Review 44 (5): 995-1011.

2018.  “#Selfie: Instagram and the United States Congress.”  Social Media + Society (October-December): 1-17.

2018. “Catholic Politicians and the Politics of Abortion Position Taking.”  Politics and Religion 11 (June): 281-308 (With Kathleen Marchetti)

2011.  “Situational Gamblers: Prospect Theory and the Commonalities of Presidential Campaign Management.”  Presidential Studies Quarterly 41 (March): 64-92.


2016.  “Conflict and Compromise in American Religious Politics: A Review Essay.”  Political Science Quarterly 131 (Winter): 843-848.


2020.  “Religious Identity in US Politics by Matthew R. Miles and Rock of Ages: Subcultural Religious Identity and Public Opinion among Young Evangelicals by Jeremiah J. Castle.”  Political Science Quarterly 135 (Fall): 521-523.

2020.  “A Christian and a Democrat: A Religious Biography of Franklin D. Roosevelt by John Woolverton.”  Church History: Studies in Christianity and Culture 89 (March): 230-232.

2016.  Religion in the Oval Office: The Religious Lives of American Presidents by Gary Scott Smith.”  American Historical Review 121 (April): 614-615.

2015.  God Talk: Experimenting With the Religious Causes of Public Opinion by Paul A. Djupe and Brian R. Calfano.”  Political Science Quarterly 130 (Summer): 372-373.

2012.  “Faiths of the Postwar Presidents: From Truman to Obama by David L. Holmes.”  Political Science Quarterly 127 (Winter): 721-722.