Department of Political Science

College of Letters & Science

Recent News

02/23/2017
Byron Shafer and Regina Wagner examine how the 2016 election fit in the aggregate pattern of party control in US politics, or does it have the potential to change the pattern in The Forum. - Byron E. Shafer, Regina Wagner

02/22/2017
Political Science affiliate Mike Wagner and coauthors write about “Ideological Heterogeneity and the Rise of Donald Trump,” in The Forum.  -

02/22/2017
Professor Ryan Owens writes about reforming the nomination process for the U.S. Supreme Court in the Washington Examiner. - Ryan Owens

02/21/2017
Professor Kathy Cramer’s work on rural resentment is featured in this article in the Wisconsin State Journal. - Katherine J. Cramer

02/21/2017
Professor Ken Mayer talks about the recent turmoil in the White House on Wisconsin Public Television’s “Here and Now.” - Kenneth R. Mayer

02/21/2017
Hannah Chapman writes in Monkey Cage about Trump and Putin. - Hannah Chapman

02/15/2017
Professor Ryan Owen writes in Monkey Cage about US Supreme nominee Gorsuch. - Ryan Owens

01/31/2017
Professor Ryan Owens discussed President Trump’s pick for the Supreme Court in this Washington Times article. - Ryan Owens

01/25/2017
Professor David Canon talks about the potential impact of the Women’s March on Channel 3. - David Canon

01/13/2017
Prof. Kathy Cramer is interviewed for the Canadian radio show and podcast "Cited" regarding her book The Politics of Resentment. - Katherine J. Cramer

01/13/2017
President Obama nominated Professor Scott Straus as a member of the United States Holocaust Memorial Council. - Scott Straus

12/16/2016
Professor Kathy Cramer's work is mentioned by NYTimes columnist, Thomas Edsall  - Katherine J. Cramer

12/13/2016
Professor Kathy Cramer and the Elections Research Center's symposium are featured in this column by Dan Balz of the Washington Post. - Katherine J. Cramer

12/05/2016
Professors Barry Burden and Ken Mayer write on Monkey Cage about the Wisconsin recount.  - Barry Burden, Kenneth R. Mayer

11/17/2016
Professor Kathy Cramer is interviewed in the Washington Post about "rural resentment" and the Trump vote. - Katherine J. Cramer

11/14/2016
Professor Barry Burden is quoted in this New York Times story about voting in Wisconsin. - Barry Burden

11/14/2016
Professor Ryan Owens discusses the impact of the election on the Supreme Court on Monkey Cage. - Ryan Owens

11/12/2016
Professor David Canon and Charles Franklin talk about polling in Wisconsin. - David Canon, Charles Franklin

11/12/2016
Professor David Canon talks about the election results on Channel 27. - David Canon

11/11/2016
Professor David Canon talks about WI Senate race on Channel 27. - David Canon

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