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Virginia Tech Expert: Jeff Sessions’ ‘Reinvention’ During Confirmation Hearing Sets the Tone for Future Controversial Trump Nominees

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Stocks Move in Predictable Ways After White House Change

According to a new Cornell University study, there is a way to capitalize on this fluctuation because stock returns in politically sensitive industries fall into predictable patterns after a new president is elected – and the effect is twice as strong when there’s a change in party.

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Obama Expert @binghamton Avail to Discuss President's Legacy as He Leaves White House

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As Obama Prepares to Give Farewell Address, Presidential Rhetoric Scholar Available to Weigh In

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Moralistic Thinking on Political Left, Right Not So Different

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Sacred thinking isn't limited to political conservatives, according to a new report from researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago and the University of Winnipeg. The findings are from four related studies that examine how liberals and conservatives justify their political attitudes on same-sex-marriage and the Keystone XL oil pipeline.

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UWM Experts Available to Discuss Topics Related to the Trump Transition

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Georgetown Global Health Law Experts Examine “A Pivotal Moment of Opportunity and Peril” in Global Health

As the world’s leading global health organizations – the World Health Organization, World Bank and United Nations – face significant political changes and challenges internally and externally, two global health law experts point out that galvanizing solidarity around the right to health is more critical now than perhaps ever before.

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Virginia Tech Expert Says Trump Needs to Understand History, Symbolic Importance of Inaugural Speech

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Pandemic Preparedness in the Next Administration

As the United States prepares for new leadership, global health thought leaders will convene January 10 to discuss ways the Trump administration can contribute to pandemic preparedness, global health security, and domestic readiness and resilience.

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Medicaid Expansion Boosts Michigan’s Economy and Will More Than Pay for Itself

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Michigan’s Medicaid expansion has boosted the state’s economy and budget, and will continue to do so for at least the next five years, a new study finds.

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With Obamacare on the Chopping Block, Health Economist Available to Discuss Possible Outcomes and Impacts

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Cass Sunstein to Talk About ‘Divided States of America’

Cass R. Sunstein, the Robert Walmsley University Professor at Harvard Law School and one of the country’s most influential legal scholars, will weigh in on the “Divided States of America” when he delivers the Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law’s Julius Rosenthal Foundation Lecture Series Jan. 17-19.

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U Law Professors Available to Comment on Obama's National Monument Designations

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Six California State University Presidents Sign Open Letters on Climate Action

Higher education leaders ask President-elect Donald Trump and Congress to take action on climate issues.

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Will Trump Put His Stamp on the Presidential Inauguration? FSU Expert Available to Comment

Inauguration expert Elizabeth Goldsmith, professor emerita at Florida State University, explains that individual presidents, even those as fastidiously brand-conscious as Trump, typically have very little say in the organization of the ceremony.

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Expert: Here’s How to Tackle Hot-Button Issues Like Climate Change at the Holiday Dinner Table

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New Database to Track Millions of Public Policies

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Policymakers, researchers and journalists alike will soon have access to roughly 4.2 million state government decisions in a single database. Political science researcher William Franko is part of a research team collecting every legislative bill, executive rule and judicial decision across all 50 states.

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Will Electors of the Electoral College Vote for Someone Other Than Trump? Political Scientist Can Explain the Ins & Outs

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Possible Effect of “Faithless” Electors in the Final Step of the Election

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MTSU Experts Weigh in on Election, Obama Legacy

MTSU faculty experts recently expressed themselves for national media outlets on several hot button topics, including various election-related issues and Russian perspectives on American politics.







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