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Released: 25-Feb-2020 12:50 PM EST
Research finds support for 'Trump effect'
University of California, Riverside

When Donald Trump formally announced his presidential candidacy in a June 2015 speech, he declared, among other comments, that "when Mexico sends its people, they're not sending their best," referred to Mexican immigrants as rapists, and reiterated his intention to build a wall at the border.

Newswise: Leadership and the Power of Inspiration
Released: 20-Feb-2020 2:45 PM EST
Leadership and the Power of Inspiration
Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School

Steven D. Cohen, an associate professor at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School, is well known for helping leaders communicate with confidence, influence, and authority. Cohen studies the communication behaviors of effective leaders, with a particular focus on executive presence.

Released: 20-Feb-2020 2:30 PM EST
Political science professor seeks to slay gerrymandering through art and research
Wichita State University

Brian Amos, assistant professor of political science at Wichita State University, has dedicated numerous papers and conferences to gerrymandering research.

Released: 20-Feb-2020 10:30 AM EST
Latino voters in Nevada lean toward Sanders, Biden
Cornell University

Cornell University professor Sergio Garcia-Rios conducted polling of Latino voters in Nevada ahead of the Nevada Caucuses, indicating high levels of Latino voter support for Democrats, most notably, Bernie Sanders.

Newswise: The divide between us: Urban-rural political differences rooted in geography
Released: 19-Feb-2020 2:40 PM EST
The divide between us: Urban-rural political differences rooted in geography
Washington University in St. Louis

A new study by Washington University in St. Louis political scientists finds that how close people live to a major metropolitan area and their town’s population density play a significant role in shaping their political beliefs and partisan affiliation.

Released: 14-Feb-2020 6:10 PM EST
CFR-UTSA Election 2020 U.S. Foreign Policy Forum
Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)

How should the United States manage relations with Iran? How will the trade war with China affect the U.S. and global economies? Will the United States–Mexico–Canada Agreement benefit American workers? What can be done to improve the situation in Venezuela? Watch an in-depth, nonpartisan conversation on critical foreign policy challenges facing the winner of the 2020 presidential election. Former government officials from Republican and Democratic administrations will discuss issues central to our national security and answer questions about U.S. policy and America’s role in the world.

Released: 14-Feb-2020 12:20 PM EST
Student Voters' Choice: Increasing Access for Civic Engagement
California State University (CSU) Chancellor's Office

​College students across California will have greater access to a vital civic duty, thanks to the placement of multi-day voting centers on campuses in participating counties.

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