Joshua P. Darr, Johanna Dunaway, and Matthew P. Hitt

Joshua P. Darr is an assistant professor of political communication at Louisiana State University.
Johanna Dunaway is an associate professor of communication at Texas A&M University.
Matthew P. Hitt is an assistant professor of political science at Colorado State University.

When Newspapers Close, Voters Become More Partisan

Without local newspapers, readers turn to their political partisanship to inform their political choices.