Jeffe examines topics, language of second presidential debate

San Jose Mercury News quoted Sherry Bebitch Jeffe in an article titled “Trump-Clinton debate: Bay Area residents dismayed at tone.”  The article covered the policy content and language used during the second presidential debate. Then, after the two candidates took the debate stage and declined to shake hands, Trump attacked his rival in deeply personal terms,…

Jeffe op-ed: Post-Veep Debate Wisdom (Not Much)

Fox and Hounds ran an op-ed by Professor Sherry Bebitch Jeffe on whether the vice presidential debate swayed voters enough to change their preferences. The post-debate spin made it clear that this debate did more for Pence than for Trump. Actually, this was less of a debate than a parallel (or, more accurately, overlapping) compendium…

Debate Watch!

Price students joined together to watch the first Democratic debate of the 2016 Presidential Election season. Pizza, good company, and opportunity to discuss the debate afterwards with Price faculty and student leaders.   This event was sponsored by WLPPD and supported by the Bedrosian Center and the Schwarzenegger Institute.