Jeffe quoted in Istoé (Brazil) about the Democratic party’s expectations for voter turnout and demographic influence

Istoé (Brazil) quoted Sherry Bebitch Jeffe about the Democratic party’s expectations for voter turnout and demographic influence. Os conservadores representados pelos republicanos, que agora também têm maioria na Câmara e no Senado, foram muito questionados ao longo do último ciclo eleitoral. A transformação demográfica pela qual os EUA passam, com o aumento da proporção das…

Jeffe’s op-ed assesses performance of candidates in second presidential debate

The latest commentary from Sherry Bebitch Jeffe and Doug Jeffe on Fox and Hounds covers the performances of both candidates during the second presidential debate. There’s an ancient Chinese curse: “May you live in interesting times.” And we do. This is an election season as brutal, polarized, nasty (and vulgar) as any we’ve ever seen. The…

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…

Jeffe op-ed on the presidential debate

Fox and Hounds ran a commentary article titled “Post-debate Wisdom 1.0” by Professor Sherry Bebitch Jeffe and Doug Jeffe. The piece details their analysis of the presidential debate. Clinton may not have been able to close the enthusiasm gap between Trump’s base and her voters or to move the needle with Millennials, but Trump didn’t…