Politics

In New Book, David Eisenhower, Wife Julie Mine Memories of Ike's Twilight Years

November 15, 2010

David Eisenhower of the Annenberg School for Communication is spotlighted for his new book about his grandfather Dwight Eisenhower’s post-presidential life.

Article Source: Washington Post

Audio: E-Gov Assessment Remains A Challenge

November 3, 2010

Cary Coglianese of the Law School discusses why it is difficult to determine the effectiveness of e-government initiatives.

Pennsylvania Election Results

November 5, 2010

Rogers Smith of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the midterm election.

Article Source: New York Times

Did the Tea Party Help or Hurt the Republicans?

November 3, 2010

Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School shares his opinion on the influence of the Tea Party on the midterm elections.

Article Source: New York Times

Audio: FREAKONOMICS: How Powerful Is That Leader?

November 2, 2010

Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School shares his views on the value of titles of world leaders.

Appraise the Past to Build the Future

November 1, 2010

Michael Useem of the Wharton School contributes his perspective on the midterm elections and the effect they will have on President Obama’s future.

Article Source: Washington Post

My Take: Which Religious Voters Will Show Up on Tuesday?

November 1, 2010

Anthea Butler of the School of Arts and Sciences shares her opinion on whether or not Latino and African-American voters of faith will vote in the midterm election.

Article Source: CNN.com

VIDEO: Michelle Obama Urges Pa. Voters to ‘Get fired up’

November 2, 2010

First lady Michelle Obama rallies Democrats to vote at a nighttime rally on Monday at the University of Pennsylvania.

Article Source: Washington Post

Expecting a Shift

October 31, 2010

First lady Michelle Obama is visiting the Penn campus for a rally.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Politicians Using Private Investigators to Take a Closer Look at Opponents -- and Themselves

October 28, 2010

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center observes that op research is more prevalent in this election year for political advertisements.

Article Source: Los Angeles Times