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James Thurber, director of the Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies, made a guest appearance on FEDtalk on October 17 to discuss the call for reform of the Congressional ethics process.

Robert Tobias, distinguished practitioner in residence, spoke with Francis Rose on "In Depth" on October 15 about labor-management relations, specifically regarding the Veterans Affairs Department's time spent on union business.

Anita McBride, executive in residence, spoke with The Hill on October 12 about the pressure for President Obama to change his advisory staff in the White House as he reaches the last two years of his presidency.

Patrick Griffin, professorial lecturer of government, told the Associated Press on October 9 that blaming politicians for missing votes and attendance, the latest campaign tactic, is "a tool of the silly season" in elections.

William LeoGrande, professor of government, and co-author Peter Kornbluh wrote an analysis for The Atlantic on October 5 on the Cuban embargo and the reason it persists. The new authors of Back Channel to Cuba also appeared in Cuban daily paper, El Nuevo Herald on October 5.


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  • October 21 A League of Her Own

    Actor and activist Geena Davis appears at All-American Weekend.

  • October 9 Finding Wales

    Matt Waskiewicz ’16 researches economics in Wales on a Fulbright Summer Institute grant.

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