Politics

Carla Garapedian Carla Garapedian

Dr. Nannerl Keohane Dr. Nannerl Keohane

RoseAh, yes. Looking up key information about the city or county you live in, even information about its leaders and lawmakers, just got easier.

A blog post from professor Jack Pitney, identifying ways that the Republican National Committee has previously attempted to bring minorities and young voters into its fold has, so far, earned more than 3,000 page views.

CMC alumna Suzanne Segal ’82 made the March 19, 2013 Los Angeles Times issue, for ordering the release of Daniel Larsen, who was convicted of carrying a concealed knife during a 1998 bar fight in the city of Northridge. Larsen was declared innocent following a lengthy appeals process that eventually was taken up by the California Innocence Project.

John Haskell, a visiting assistant professor of government at CMC since 2001, was featured on C-SPAN’s Washington Journal program on Sunday, Feb. 24, talking about the history of congressional leadership.

Book Cover of The Years of Lyndon JohnsonThough a large crowd attended last Thursday’s lecture by prize-winning presidential biographer Robert Caro, you could have heard the proverbial pin drop in the hushed silence of the Athenaeum’s main room.

Photo of Dachau liberation Dachau Concentration Camp liberation; Photo Courtesy of USHMM Photo Archives

College Scorecard GraphicIt may not be a household term yet, but President Obama’s mention of the College Scorecard in his Feb.

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