2015 Archived News
NPR -6-24-15- CSDI affiliate Bruce Oppenheimer speaks to NPR's Audie Cornish about the changing demographics and politics of the South after the Charleston S.C., shooting.
NYT -6/22/15- Paul Krugman assesses the role of race in contemporary American politics and policy-making, drawing in part on research by Larry Bartels examining political shifts in the white working class (Quarterly Journal of Political Science 2006, 1: 201-226) .
Tennessean -5/13/15 -Vanderbilt poll says 64% favor Insure Tennessee.
NYT -4/6/15- In an analysis of the upcoming British general election, Paul Krugman draws on research by Larry Bartels (themonkeycage.org/2013/01/08/obama-toes-the-line/) to support the claim that voters' "short memories" provide "little or no political reward for good policy."
Washington Post -1/15/15- Larry Bartels asks "Can 'conservative principles' boost working-class incomes?"
Washington Post - 1/6/15 - Alan Wiseman and Craig Volden outline "The 5 Habits of Highly Effective Legislators."