The Impact of Party Control on the Diffusion of Parental Involvement Laws in the U.S. States

The authors examine the impact of political party control of government on the restrictiveness of a U. S. state's abortion policy, measured by the enactment of a parental involvement law. The empirical results show that (1) institutional control of a state's legislative and executive branc...

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Volume: 11
Main Author: Marshall H. Medoff
Christopher Dennis
Kerri Stephens
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Los Angeles, CA Sage Publications 01.09.2011
SAGE Publications
published in: State politics & policy quarterly Vol. 11; no. 3; pp. 325 - 347
Data of publication: 20110901
ISSN: 1532-4400
EISSN: 1946-1607
Discipline: Government
Political Science
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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