Posts Tagged ‘voting’

October 29th, 2020

Voting in an uncertain age: staying safe and feeling counted

Like all things 2020, in-person voting will be different this year. Never before have U.S. voters navigated a pandemic and the potentially disruptive forces of a heated and divided political climate. While early and mail-in voting have reached unprecedented levels, many will show up at polling locations to cast ballots in the traditional way on […]

August 21st, 2020

USPS and vote-by-mail scrutinized during #Election2020

Contact: Jenesse Miller 213-810-8554 or jenessem@usc.edu The U.S. Postal Service, normally a low-profile agency, has become a political football during the 2020 presidential election. President Trump has claimed voting by mail is rife with fraud at a time when some states are expanding the practice during the COVID-19 pandemic. Meanwhile, alarms have been raised about a number of controversial […]

July 25th, 2019

Democrats try to seize momentum in Detroit debates

The 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls will meet again in Detroit on July 30th and 31st for round two of debates. They will take place against a backdrop of increasing party tensions and the aftermath of former special counsel Robert Mueller’s testimony before Congress. USC experts discuss what’s changed since the first debates and predict what […]