Professor Schaffner comments on the evidence presented by Republicans to back up their claim of widespread illegal voting in U.S. elections is riddled with small and unrepresentative samples, response errors and other issues that undermine its credibility (Think Progress).
Professor Collins comments, “In terms of prior precedent, the most relevant would be that the Senate, Democrats ended the filibuster for lower federal court nominees and other executive branch nominees in 2013", in CBS News.
The second annual Interdisciplinary Political Studies Conference was held this past weekend with guest speaker Professor Venura Perez. The topic this year was Violent Times, Violent Spaces. The conference was featured in the Daily Collegian.