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Supreme Court Decision on Former Gov. Bob McDonnell Confirms Overreach by Federal Government, Says Virginia Tech Political Expert

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Political Pitfalls in Handling Ebola May Carry Over to Zika

If the United States responds to Zika the way it did to Ebola—and early indications are that in many ways it is—the country can expect missteps brought about by a lack of health care coordination and a lot of political finger pointing, according to an analysis by the University of Michigan.

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UT Texas Politics Poll: A Vote for Trump is a Vote Against Clinton

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Texas voters support businessman Donald Trump over former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, though large portions of each candidates’ supporters describe their choice as a vote against the opposing candidate rather than a vote in favor of their chosen candidate, according to the latest poll conducted by The University of Texas at Austin.

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Running Mates and Rebellion: WFU Expert Available for Comment on Political Conventions

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Non-Violent Protest in a Time of Crisis: Civil Rights Icon Promotes Humanity Through House Sit-in, Researcher Says

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Social Psychologist and Black American Studies Professor Yasser Payne Available to Discuss Freddie Gray Verdict

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University of Delaware Black American Studies Professor Yasser Payne is available for interviews to discuss today's not guilty verdict for the van driver in the Freddie Gray case. Payne's interests include street violence, criminal justice and law enforcement and he has conducted research on the streets of Harlem and Wilmington, Delaware.

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New Book Explains "Democracy for Realists."

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Would you believe that Hillary Clinton’s supporters are more liberal than those of Bernie Sanders? How about this? In the voting booth, election-year droughts and floods have a major impact on whether an incumbent or challenger wins an election. And finally: People don’t choose a candidate because they agree with them on the issues.

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UK Perspective on the Gun Control Debate in the US: Adam Quinn, Senior Lecturer in International Politics, University of Birmingham

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Academic experts from U. Birmingham available on key areas of discussion around the EU Referendum debate

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Salisbury University Professor Available for Analysis on Senate Gun Control Votes

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Expert Says U.S. Senate's Votes Against Proposed Gun Laws Are Not Surprising

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UT Expert Discusses Critical Voting Groups for 2016 Election

The 2016 presidential elections will be one of the nation's historic races—both because of the presumptive candidates and the voter groups each will drive to the polls—according to a political science expert at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

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Public to Presidential Candidates: Make Children’s Health a Priority

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Focusing on child health priorities may resonate deeply with voters, national poll finds.

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Research in Social Opinion Dynamics Sheds Light on Trump's Political Rise

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Scientists at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute used mathematical models to investigate how opinions spread when there is unusual dissent or diversity, as was the case for much of the 2016 Republican primary season, which began with 17 candidates seeking the party’s nomination.

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Amid Political Rhetoric, Source on Public Opinion on Religious and Ethnic Profiling

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Journalism Expert/ Author Ben Yagoda on #Trump Media Bans: "An Outrageous Assault on the Spirit, if Not the Letter, of the First Amendment."

Ben Yagoda, a well-known author who helped inaugurate a journalism minor at the University of Delaware, called Donald Trump's recent media ban of the Washington Post "an outrageous assault on the spirit, if not the letter, of the First Amendment."

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Experts: Hillary Clinton’s Political Success the Culmination of Historic Efforts

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Experts Available on Mass Shootings, Guns in America, & Political Perceptions After Terrorism

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Outcomes of Supreme Court Decisions Could Affect Democratic, Republican Struggle to Control the U.S. Senate, Expert Says

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Texas A&M University Experts Available for Comment on Clinton Win