On this page, we are hosting a series of related datasets that may be of use to researchers interested in policy agendas. Please contact corresponding scholars with any questions. If you would like us to provide a link or host similar files for public download, email us at email@example.com.
Amber Boydstun - NYT Front Page Data (added spring 2013):
This dataset includes every New York Times front page story from 1996-2006, coded according to the Policy Agendas subtopic scheme. More information about data collection, variables, and topic coding can be found in the data codebook below.
Sam Kernell - Presidential Veto Rhetoric Data Archive (added summer 2013):
This dataset includes 1037 veto threats made by the President of the United States from 1985-2007, coded according to the Policy Agendas Project subtopic scheme. More information about data collection, variables, and topic coding can be found in the data codebook below.
Joe Uscinski - TV News Policy Agenda Data (added fall 2012):
This dataset includes over 65,000 TV News stories from the Vanderbilt archive (1968-2010), coded according to an adjusted version of the Policy Agendas major topic coding scheme. More information (sampling, topic codebook, citation, and author contact) can be found in data codebook below. A tabulated dataset by quarter is also provided.