Congressional Committees

December 17, 2021 USGOPO 0

How Congress Operates. In order to complete Congress’ work of reviewing legislation, conducting oversight, and holding hears on matters relevant to the public concern a […]

Diversity in Congress

December 16, 2021 USGOPO 0

The Changing Face of Congress. The 116th United State Congress is the most diverse in American history though it is still much whiter than the […]

The Fairness Doctrine

December 6, 2021 USGOPO 0

The Rise of Cable News. Since 1949 public radio and television airwaves were governed by the “fairness doctrine.” This regulatory rule required radio and television […]

Trust in the Media

December 2, 2021 USGOPO 0

A Failure of a Linkage Institution? The media is one of several critical linkage institutions that connect the American people to politics and government. Historically, […]

National Popular Vote

November 4, 2021 USGOPO 0

A way to circumvent the Constitution? Abolishing the Electoral College would require an amendment to the Constitution. Constitutional Amendments are extremely rare and very difficulty […]