A provocative new study measured the effects of movies on the viewers’ thoughts about political/public policy issues like the environment, abortion, and health care, even the viewers’ overall faith in the political system. Mother Jones explains some of the findings […]
Election day is coming next week, and Mo Rocca (“The Daily Show,” “CBS Sunday Morning,” “Wait, Wait…Don’t Tell Me”) has a new documentary about the state of elections in today’s America, with the backdrop of the 2008 Presidential election. Rocca set […]
Families should be sure to check out the Scholastic News Service coverage of the conventions, with children reporting on the news. They’re doing a terrific job, smart, straightforward, and informative.
I’m very proud of my dad’s piece in Politico today about the advantages of a brokered convention. I’ve been at a brokered convention and worked for a candidate who came out of it. Even though my candidate lost the general […]