Big donor Steyer’s presidential run could deny millions to other Democratic races

Reuters quoted Sherry Bebitch Jeffe of the USC Price School on the potential impact of billionaire Tom Steyer’s presidential aspirations. “The influence he is going to have on the campaign is probably to rob candidates farther down the ballot of the ability to raise the kind of money they need,” said Sherry Bebitch Jeffe, a…

Democrat Bullock seizes spotlight after getting left out of presidential debate

Reuters, The New York Times, and Yahoo News quoted Sherry Bebitch Jeffe of the USC Price School on Montana Governor Steve Bullock’s chances in the 2020 Democratic primary. The low early polling numbers that kept Bullock off the first stage will be tough for the cowboy boot-wearing governor to overcome, predicts political analyst Sherry Bebitch…

Is Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Too Far Left for Hollywood?

The Hollywood Reporter quoted Sherry Bebitch Jeffe of the USC Price School and Dan Schnur of the USC Annenberg School about House of Representatives nominee Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s (D-NY) visit to Los Angeles. “Eric [Garcetti] is the establishment,” says Sherry Bebitch Jeffe, a senior fellow at the USC Sol Price School of Public Policy. “It’s so…

“Top Two” Takes California

Fox & Hounds Daily published commentary by Sherry Bebitch Jeffe of the USC Price School and Doug Jeffe on the California primaries. Despite the grumbling of pundits and partisans, California’s top-two primary is almost certainly here to stay.  The voters like it and the system fits the realities of this state’s politics. Full op-ed here