Q&A with Professor Jeffery Jenkins on the Whiteness and Emergence of the Republican Party in the South
Originally posted at Price News, Feb 5, 2020 Jeffery A. Jenkins, USC Price Provost Professor of Public Policy, Political Science, and Law has recently published a new article in the journal Studies in American Political Development. It is entitled “Whiteness and the Emergence of the Republican Party in the Early Read more…
Crowded California Primary Field Pits Democrat Against Democrat
Bloomberg quoted Christian Groseof the USC Dornsife College on how dislike for President Donald Trump among voters who lean Republican may impact California’s primary races. “Part of what’s going on is a reaction to Trump,” said Christian Grose, a political science professor at the University of Southern California. “A lot of Read more…
Trump v California—the OC Battleground
Fox & Hounds Daily published commentary by Sherry Bebitch Jeffe of the USC Price School and Doug Jeffe on how President Donald Trump’s approval ratings will impact Orange County, California, elections.
GOP Split May Boost Sanchez
It seems very likely that the run-off for U.S. Senate will be between Democrats Kamala Harris and Loretta Sanchez thanks to the Republican candidates. Sherry Bebitch Jeffe and Doug Jeffe’s recent article in Fox and Hound explains why.
A One-party State without the Rancor
California is drifting to the political center, even as national politics is lurching both left and right. It remains to be seen, however, whether this is another instance of the Golden State’s being out in front of the rest of the country or just inhabiting a parallel universe. Read the full article Read more…