Politics

State Governments Confounding Objectives of Federal Stimulus: Economist

September 17, 2010

Robert Inman of the Wharton School comments on federal stimulus spending.

Changing Skyline: Despite His Bad Behavior, Greene Made Philadelphia Better

September 17, 2010

John Landis of the School of Design comments on public housing as a portion of new housing in Philadelphia.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Early on, Obama Was More Polarizing Than We Knew

September 5, 2010

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center comments on President Obama’s public image.

Article Source: Washington Post

First Lady Plans a Careful Return to the Campaign Trail

September 3, 2010

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center discusses Michelle Obama’s campaign initiatives.

Article Source: New York Times

Critics: Obama ‘Out of Touch’ With U.S.

August 17, 2010

Chad Dion Lassiter of the School of Social Policy & Practice says the “Ground Zero” mosque debate “is an opportunity for Americans to get past their fear of Islam.” 

 

Article Source: Philadelphia Tribune

Opinion: U.S. Stem Cell Ruling Invites Asian Competition

August 31, 2010

Jonathan Moreno of the School of Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences authors an op-ed on stem-cell legislation.

Article Source: San Jose Mercury News

Audio: Do We Care About the President's Iraq Speech?

September 1, 2010

Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center discusses President Obama’s speech on the official end of U.S. combat operations in Iraq.

NYC Mosque Debate Will Shape American Islam

August 29, 2010

Adnan Zulfiqar, a graduate student in  the School of Arts and Sciences, discusses the climate surrounding Islam in the U.S.

Article Source: Associated Press

Yale Labs Seeded by Stimulus Act Threatened by Program’s Demise

August 31, 2010

Steven Fluharty, senior vice provost for research, discusses the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

Article Source: Bloomberg News

A Hollow Debate Over "Hallowed Ground"

August 30, 2010

 In an op-ed, Seth Kreimer of the Law School discusses the “Ground Zero” mosque.

Article Source: CBSNews.com