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What is Retrospective Voting?

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The term retrospective voting refers to:

A

Voting for the same candidates as your parents, grandparents, etc.

B

Voting for candidates who have more conservative, or "retro" views on economic issues.

C

Voting for a candidate or party based on their past performance.

D

Voting for candidates who have more conservative, or "retro" views on social issues.

E

Voting for non-incumbents in order to bring fresh ideas to government.