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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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Tough Questions for Tillerson at Confirmation Hearings, According to Virginia Tech Expert

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Collective Statement by Scholars in U.S. History and Related Fields on Civil Rights and Liberties in Dangerous Times

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We urge Americans to be vigilant against a mass violation of civil rights and liberties that could result if such troubling developments continue unchecked.

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How Would Washington, D.C., Be Evacuated if a Disaster Occurs During Inauguration?

Washington, D.C., officials are likely finalizing the evacuation plan they would use if something went wrong during inauguration. Common mistakes in such plans are converting highways to one-way routes and having fewer lanes on exit roads, which creates bottlenecks.

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UIC Classes Explore Richard J. Daley Legacy 40 Years After Death

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Several University of Illinois at Chicago classes will analyze papers from former Mayor Richard J. Daley's to look at his legacy 40 years after his death.

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Tufts Political Science Professor Awarded National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship

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Kelly M. Greenhill, Ph.D., a political science professor in the School of Arts and Sciences at Tufts University, has been awarded a National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Fellowship to further her research on how rumors, conspiracy theories, myths, propaganda, and entertainment media influence the beliefs and decision-making of individuals and governments. The NEH, which announced the fellowship today, is one of the largest independent funders of humanities programs in the United States.

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Let's Talk About Debt: Not a Moral Failure, but a Political Issue

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The American Society of Nephrology (ASN) Applauds Congress and President Barack H. Obama for Passage and Signing into Law the 21st Century Cures Act

The American Society of Nephrology (ASN) applauds Congress and President Barack H. Obama for passage and signing into law the 21st Century Cures Act today. ASN advocated for specific provisions of the new law to benefit the more than 20 million Americans afflicted with kidney diseases and the 650,000 with kidney failure who rely on a kidney transplant or dialysis to live.

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AU Experts Comment: Twenty-Five Years After the Fall of the Soviet Union and What It Means to Trump’s America Today

AU Experts Available to Comment on U.S.-Russia Relations

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Identity Loan' Common in Undocumented Workers

University of Colorado Denver researcher finds employers often furnish with workers with borrowed work documents







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