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James Thurber, director of the Center for Congressional & Presidential Studies, appeared on the Diane Rehm Show on April 16 to discuss the first hundred days of the majority Republican Congress.

Betsy Fischer Martin, executive in residence, was featured in an article in the Washington Post on April 15, which highlighted the increasing shift of powerful women in D.C. to editor positions at popular magazines.

William LeoGrande, professor of government, wrote an article for the Huffington Post on April 14 about how much freedom U.S. diplomats will have in Cuba as the two countries attempt to improve diplomatic relations.

Chris Edelson, assistant professor of government, wrote an op-ed for The Hill on April 14 arguing that the media's expansive coverage on presidential candidates places too much emphasis on the powers of the executive branch.

Jessica Lawless, director of the Women & Politics Institute, wrote an op-ed for CNN on April 12 about the tendency for pundits to view Hillary Clinton's candidacy all about breaking the glass ceiling. Lawless responds that the election will hinge on traditional issues of partisanship and the economy.


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