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Lori Lightfoot and Francis X. Suarez

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Innovative Mayors Join Sine Institute as Distinguished Lecturers

Chicago mayor Lori Lightfoot and Miami mayor Francis Suarez join the Sine Institute of Policy and Politics at AU.
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The dome of the US Capitol in Washington, DC.

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5 Things to Know about the New Presidential Administration and Congress

Ahead of the inauguration on January 20, we asked SIS professor Jordan Tama to share with us five things to know about the new presidential administration and Congress.
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White House

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AU at the White House

AU will have a presence in the White House following the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden.
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A group of people outside of the White House, protesting the Guantanamo Bay detention camp. Photo credit: Chris DeRidder and Hans VandenNieuwendijk / Shutterstock.com

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Why Media Matters When It Comes to US Torture Policy

Professor Joe Young spoke with us about his latest book as well as Americans' views of torture policy.
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AV Symposium speakers

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Experts Discuss Harnessing Potential of Autonomous Vehicles

SPA Executive in Residence Selika Talbott is bullish about the future of self-driving cars, trucks, and robotic devices.
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President-Elect Joe Biden

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What Will the World Look Like in a Biden-Harris Administration?

College of Arts and Sciences Faculty Weigh In
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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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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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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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