Comparing State Of The State Addresses Through Word Clouds

January 29, 2014

By now, you’ve heard plenty of reaction and analysis of Governor Deval Patrick’s State of the Commonwealth address last night. So we decided to take a slightly different approach, by turning the speech into a word cloud and seeing how it compares to those of our neighbors.


  • Erin O'Brien is an associate professor of political science at UMass Boston.

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