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Media Mention December 14, 2018

Free advice for Tony Evers: How he could make Wisconsin state government work better

Republicans control the Legislature, so passing new legislation is likely to prove contentious. Tony Evers should focus on making existing programs and policies work better, says LBJ Professor Don Kettl. 

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Media Mention December 12, 2018

Cities Hold the Key to Food Sustainability

Today, it is cities that that can solve our toughest challenges, including poverty and hunger, but only if their governments can prevail over the powerful interests that cities generate, says LBJ Professor Raj Patel. 

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Media Mention December 4, 2018

The Army Moves to Austin

With the Army’s New Futures Command in town, can the Texas capital still ‘keep it weird?’ Sherri Greenberg, a state representative for a decade and a clinical professor at the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin, says the city has changed

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Media Mention December 4, 2018

Federal Judge Signs Off On Subpoenas To Businesses Associated With Trump

Some of President Trump's associates and businesses are expected to get subpoenas on Tuesday, as a lawsuit advances alleging that Trump violated the Constitution's foreign emoluments clause. Don Kettl discusses. 

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Media Mention November 25, 2018

James Kenneth Galbraith on Inequality, Democracy and the Impact of the Financial Crisis on Greece

In this episode, hosts discuss James’ views on the teachings of mainstream economics today, his work on inequality, democracy, the financial crisis of 2008 and the impact it has had on Greece as well as, of course, his father John.

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Media Mention November 21, 2018

JFK's death wasn't just an end - it was also a crucial beginning

Kennedy's death is still marked as the tragic end of the bucolic postwar American dream. This is both unfortunate and shortsighted. Kennedy presided over a transformational era in American politics, a moment of national reckoning on issues of race, democracy and citizenship. Rather than viewing

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Media Mention November 15, 2018

Hillary Clinton: If Stacey Abrams ‘Had a Fair Election, She Would Have Already Won’

Hillary Clinton said Tuesday that Democratic Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams has been unfairly kept out of office through illicit electoral practices.

“I know Stacey [Abrams] well – she was one of my really strong surrogates in the campaign. If she’d had a fair election,

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Media Mention November 14, 2018

Hillary Clinton: If Stacey Abrams ‘had a fair election,’ she’d already be winner in Georgia governor race

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton weighed in on the still-undecided Georgia governor’s race on Tuesday during an event honoring the former Democratic presidential candidate at the University of Texas.

Democrat Stacey Abrams is trailing Republican Brian Kemp by a slim margin as

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Media Mention November 14, 2018

Hillary Clinton: Stacey Abrams would’ve already won ‘if she’d had a fair election’

Hillary Clinton said Tuesday that Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams would already have won Georgia's governor race if there had been a fair election.

“If she had a fair election, she already would have won," the 2016 Democratic presidential nominee said while

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Media Mention November 14, 2018

Hillary Clinton Says Stacey Abrams Would Have Won Already ‘If She Had A Fair Election’

Hillary Clinton believes Democratic candidate for governor of Georgia Stacey Abrams would have already won if not for issues of voter suppression. 

“If she had a fair election, she already would have won,” the former secretary of state said during a Tuesday event at the University

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