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LBJ Faculty Experts Providing Post-Election Analysis and Perspective

AUSTIN, Texas-- Nov. 6, 2008-- Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs faculty members and its Centers directors are providing expert analysis and perspective on a range of post-election national, state and local issues. These individuals are informing the national conversation through a variety of forums, ranging from opinion pieces to news stories to recently published works. From election results to getting down to the business of governing, LBJ School scholars are bringing their voices of expertise to the ongoing debate and dialogue surrounding a myriad of election related issues.

For a complete listing of LBJ faculty and their respective areas of expertise, visit:

Dean James B. Steinberg

Difficult Transitions: Foreign Policy Troubles at the Outset of Presidential Power

Professor Peter Frumkin

Austin American-Statesman - Charities talk about Obama and change - November 16, 2008

Professor James Galbraith

MSNBC - Morning Joe - November 13, 2008

Handesblatt - Eine neue Finanzarchitektur braucht Zeit (A New Financial Architecture Needs Time) - November 12, 2008

The Huffington Post - This Week in Magazines: Obama-Mania - November 9, 2008

The World from Eagle Hill (blog) - Obama’s first news conference - November 7, 2008

The Sunday Post - America unbound  - November 9, 2008

BBC - Obama needs to 'think big' - November 6, 2008

Lecturer and Fellow Sherri Greenberg

The Huffington Post -Legislative win seems to hand Texas House to GOP - November 13, 2008

Houston Chronicle - Legislative win gives House edge to GOP, Craddick- November 11, 2008

Austin American-Statesma - Flurry of bill filings hint at Texas lawmakers' priorities - November 11, 2008

Marshall News Messenger - Democrats look to increase gains in House - November 5, 2008

KUT Radio - Texas Glut of Democracy - November 3, 2008 (mp3)

Professor James Lindsay

DeMoines Register - Clinton allies in Iowa praise her selection - December 2, 2008

Washington Post - Success of Clinton Choice Hinges on Rapport - December 2, 2008

USA Today - Hillary Clinton's test at State: How she'll work with Obama - Dec. 1, 2008

Reuters - Big foreign policy challenges await Obama - November 5, 2008

Professor Paul Stekler

Southtown Star - Other presidential hometowns warn: There will be an adjustment - November 10, 2008

Marshall News Messenger - Democrats look to increase gains in House - November 5, 2008

Arizona Daily Star - PBS politics expert, producer, to talk politics at UA - November 3, 2008

Austin American-Statesman - Expecting victory, Cornyn's team devises stark TV ads - October 30, 2008

KVUE - Obama primetime spot a rare presidential ad in Texas - October 29, 2008

CPG Director Veronica Vargas Stidvent

Center for Politics and Governance - CPG Fall Forum: Who's Right? Who's Left? What's Next? Texas Politics and Policy Beyond 2008 - November 6, 2008

The Brownsville Herald - What will Barack’s victory mean for border fence? - November 5, 2008