“Evaluating Political Leaders in Times of Terror and Economic Threat: The Conditioning Influence of Politician Partisanship.” (with Elizabeth J. Zechmeister). 2013. Journal of Politics 75(3): 599-612.

“Oxytocin and the Biological Basis of Trust in Government.” (with Guy Burnett, Paul Zak and Sheila Ahmadi). 2013. Political Behavior 35(4): 753-776.

“Descriptive Representation, Political Efficacy and African Americans in the 2008 Presidential Election.” (with Abbylin Sellers and Derek Fowler). 2013. Political Psychology 34(6): 863-875.

“What is the difference between a Hockey Mom and a Pit Bull? Presentations of Palin and Gender Stereotypes in the 2008 Presidential Election” (with Sarah Burns and Lindsay Eberhardt). 2013. Political Research Quarterly 66(3): 687-701.

“From Coverage to Action: The Immigration Debate and Its Effects on Participation” (with Ivy Melgar, Juana Mora, and Adrian D. Pantoja). 2013. Political Research Quarterly 66(2): 322-335.

“Charismatic Rhetoric in the 2008 Presidential Campaign: Commonalities and Differences.” (with Michelle Bligh, Jean Reith Schroedel and Randall Gonzales). 2013. Presidential Studies Quarterly 43(1): 101-128.

“Crime, Economic Crisis, and Support for Democracy in Mexico.” (with Evis Mezini and Elizabeth J. Zechmeister). 2013. Política y Gobierno: Special Theme volume, 221-251.

“Illegal, Undocumented and Unauthorized: Equivalency Frames, Issue Frames and Public Opinion on Immigration” (with S. Karthick Ramakrishnan and Chris Haynes). 2013. Perspectives on Politics 11(3): 789-807.