Edwin Bender column: Wanted: civic courage

Richmond Times-Dispatch cited research by Abby Wood (USC Gould) and colleagues that found disclosure of signatures on a ballot measures does not chill free speech. New cutting-edge studies by scholars, including Abby Wood of University of Southern California and Douglas Spencer of the University of Connecticut, are beginning to provide the type of evidence Justice Thomas…

Wood opinion piece featured in The Hill: Disclosure can encourage political speech

Bedrosian Faculty Affiliate Abby K. Wood, Assistant Professor of Law, Political Science and Public Policy at University of Southern California and her co-author Michael D. Gilbert is Sullivan & Cromwell Professor of Law at University of Virginia have contributed an op-ed to The Hill on disclosure during elections. Earlier this week, both the Clinton and Trump campaigns…