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SIS student Zachary Houdek and SPA student Meredith Reilly in the car they drove to Texas.

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Election 2020: SIS Student Travels 1,300 Miles to Cast His Ballot

Zachary Houdek discusses what motivated him to travel from DC to Texas to vote in person.
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Mary Gray

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What Do Statistics Tell Us about the Election?

Mary Gray answers your questions on Reddit’s “Vote America: Ask Me Anything”
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People in voting line

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7 Things to Look for on Election Night

Sine Executive Director Amy K. Dacey shares her insights on election night 2020
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Joe Biden and Donald Trump

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Does Allan Lichtman Stand by His “13 Keys” Prediction of a Joe Biden Win?

AU historian discusses current events, election, and how the keys are turning
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The White House

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What Happens to National Security and Foreign Relations If the President Is Incapacitated?

The country is not completely rudderless, even if many senior officials are quarantining to help curb the spread of the coronavirus.
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A padlock with an American flag design secures a computer keyboard, symbolizing national security.

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How Vulnerable Is the US Presidential Election to Foreign Interference?

In this Q&A, Professor Eric Novotny shares his insights on foreign interference in US elections.
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Allan Lichtman

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How Did the Keys Turn?

AU’s Allan Lichtman defied pollsters and pundits to predict Donald Trump’s 2016 victory based on his “13 Keys.” He’s been right in every presidential election since 1984. Now he is making his prediction for 2020.
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AU’s Center for Congressional & Presidential Studies Report Says Young Black Americans Are Key 2020 Swing Voters

Fewer than half say they will vote for Biden; many won’t vote at all; but a black VP may help; showing tangible support for the black community may win their vote and loyalty
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United We Eat book cover

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Capri Cafaro and the American Story of Food and Unity

Inspired by her time in the Ohio State Senate, SPA Executive in Residence Capri Cafaro assembled and authored a cookbook entitled United We Eat: 50 Great American Dishes To Bring Us All Together
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JFK stands behind a microphone and delivers a speech.

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Sine Institute Hosts Discussion on JFK’s 1963 Peace Speech at AU

On June 17, the Sine Institute at the AU School of Public Affairs hosted an online panel of experts to discuss that iconic speech and the power of speechwriting.
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