Scott Meinke

Political Science Professor, Bucknell University

Scott Meinke is professor of Political Science at Bucknell University and chair of the Department of Political Science.  He received his Ph.D. in American Politics from The Ohio State University. His research focuses on American political institutions, with an emphasis on the U.S. Congress.


How the House Rules Committee started multitasking (and made House lawmaking even more centralized)

April 30, 2021
During most of the modern polarized era, the outlines of the House lawmaking process have remained the same. For major legislation, the Rules Committee issues a special rule that… Read More