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COVID-19 puts a damper on the presidential foreign policy show

July 9, 2020  ·  Kevin Kosar
TOPSHOT – US President Donald Trump (L) shakes hands with North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un following a meeting at the Sofitel Legend Metropole hotel in Hanoi on February 27,… Read More

Floor procedures tightened in pandemic’s wake

July 8, 2020  ·  Don Wolfensberger
Source: WilsonCenter.org. In his latest column on Congress, Don Wolfensberger writes: As urgent times call for urgent measures, the House Rules Committee last Wednesday pulled the six-alarm emergency… Read More

Broad coalition calls for improved oversight of COVID-19 spending

July 7, 2020  ·  Jonathan Bydlak
When Congress comes back from its recess in a few weeks, at the top of its priority list will be a potential new round of fiscal relief. One item that’s… Read More

Podcast: Congress’s proxy wars

June 30, 2020  ·  Kevin Kosar
Listen here. The House of Representatives has resolved to allow members of Congress to vote by proxy. Some members of the House, led by Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy… Read More

Podcast: What values are essential in a successful democracy?

June 29, 2020  ·  James Wallner
Listen here. In this special bonus episode of Politics In Question, Julia Azari, Lee Drutman, and James Wallner discuss the values that make democracies successful. What exactly are… Read More