Elections using electoral votes in all BBC programmes
As the primaries begin, the Democrats are still ambivalent about their contenders.
In his last letter, Alistair Cooke examines Iraq’s influence on the Presidential Election.
American public is suffering from an overdose of deceit and financial fiddles.
Do the baseball metaphors of the 1988 presidential candidates endear them to the public?
Alistair Cooke asks whether voting result doubts are paralysing America's government.
Drama at convention over choice of running mate for Reagan.
Dukakis faces too many hurdles to overcome the Reagan feel-good factor.
Reagan and Anderson both claim victory in TV debate.
Presidential candidates consider possible three-way TV debate.
Carter and Ford at opposite ends of popularity stakes as they prepare for conventions.
Is there too much news coverage of the 1980 Democratic nomination campaigns?
Jesse Jackson tops up support as Democrat selection goes on.
Democrat in-fighting has weakened the party's chances.
Is it possible to predict the outcome of a presidential election?
How can a televised debate change the public perception of a politician?
When presidential candidates only talked policy, and when Adlai Stephenson broke the rule.
First primary in 1976 presidential campaign.
Republicans split between Ford or Reagan for presidential nominee.
Ford bounces back in opinion polls. Carter now not such a shoe-in.
A profile of the Democratic and Republic contenders for the White House in 1988.
A reflection on the comment that ended the presidential campaign of George Romney.
A review of some major events from the 20th Century.
Alistair Cooke discusses the confirmation of the new president, George Bush.
Illinois primary gives clues to likely presidential contenders.
Voters switch their support from independent candidate Anderson to Reagan.
Alistair Cooke compares the voting irregularities of 1876 to the current electoral crisis.
How Americans feel about Jimmy Carter.
Massachusetts primary. Voters drift to conservatism.
Who are the candidates in the 1992 New Hampshire primary election?