Cary R. Covington

Cary R. Covington
Associate Professor
305 SH
Office hours: 
T, Th 11:00-12:30pm
and by appointment
Phone number: 
Research Area: 
American Politics
Additional Research Areas: 
The Presidency
PhD, University of Illinois, 1981
  • The Coalitional Presidency, Dorsey Press (with L. Seligman, 1989).
  • “Comparing Floor-Dominated and Party-Dominated Explanations of Policy Change in the House of Representatives,” Journal of Politics (with A. Bargen, 2004).
  • “A ‘Presidency-Augmented’ Model of Presidential Success on House Roll Call Votes,” American Journal of Political Science (with J. M. Wrighton and R. Kinney, 1995).