Road to the White House: Preaching, Praying and Politics: Religion and the 2012 Elections - 9.21.11
According to all political pundits, the economy will decide the next presidential election. In pursuit of the party’s nomination, how can a Republican hopeful distinguish him/herself from the pack? How will candidates juggle conversations on abortion and same-sex marriage with initiatives around job creation?
Road to the White House: The Politics in Education: Fixing Our Public Schools - 10.12.11
As we look to the presidential election, what impact will the politics of education have on the prospective presidential candidates? Issues such as school funding, charter schools, and teacher recruitment and promotion point to stark differences in opinions amongst teachers unions, school administrators, and other stakeholders. How will Obama’s Race to the Top program affect the voters’ pick for president?