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Lee Reacts to Events of January 6, and Discusses the Future of Bipartisanship, on Voice of America
Jan. 11, 2021

Frances Lee, professor of politics and public affairs and a CSDP faculty associate, discussed Democrats’ narrow control of both the Senate and the House of Representatives and what it means for President-elect Joe Biden’s legislative agenda on the

Wasow Writes in Washington Post: ‘This is not who we are’: Actually, the Capitol riot was quintessentially American
Jan. 8, 2021

Omar Wasow, Assistant Professor of Politics and a CSDP faculty associate, writes in The Washington Post that the remarkable assault on the U.S. capitol was, unlike the common commentary that it "is not who we are," a…

In Washington Post, Whittington Makes the Conservative Case for Impeaching Trump Now
Jan. 8, 2021

Keith Whittington, William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Politics at Princeton University and a CSDP faculty associate, makes the case in The Washington Post that when the chief…

Princeton President Eisgruber's Statement on the Constitution's Promise in Light of Violence in the U.S. Capitol
Jan. 8, 2021

Wednesday, January 6, 2021

by Christopher L. Eisgruber

Like all of you, I am horrified by the lawless violence in the United States Capitol today.  I am saddened and concerned for our country, and I am embarrassed by how America today appeared to the world.

Beginning when I was an…