McCann’s new book uncovers partisanship when Congress delegates policy to states

Ever since she worked for a state-level agency before attending graduate school, USC Price Assistant Professor Pamela McCann has been intrigued by when and why Congress chooses to delegate to the states for implementation of federal policy. In her new book The Federal Design Dilemma: Congress and Intergovernmental Delegation (Cambridge University Press), McCann uncovered the…

Bill action deadline: Gov. Jerry Brown uses raft of veto messages to draw attention to his agenda

Sherry Bebitch Jeffe, Professor of the Practice of Public Policy Communication at USC Price, spoke with Jessica Calefati from the San Jose Mercury News on California Governor Brown’s use of the veto in recent weeks to help set the agenda for this next year. “He’s trying to get the Legislature to focus on the bigger picture.” Read the…