12 Putting it all Together: R on Election Day

Data is one of the highlights of Election Day coverage, whether you work at a newspaper, radio station, TV, or community blog. Many others such as political staffers and community activists are eager to analyze this data as well, making it a great topic for taking R skills covered so far for a test drive.

Even if you don’t work with political data, though, you’ll likely find skills in this chapter helpful for many other types of analysis.