Category Archives: 2010 Midterm Elections Conference

Live Blogging from the 2010 Midterm Elections Conference: Roundtable of Election 2010 and the Future

Panelists: Ben Bishin, Brian Gaines, Gary Jacobson, Rod Kiewiet, and Daron Shaw. In this last panel of the conference, panelists engaged in a lively discussion of the lasting consequences of the 2010 midterm elections on American politics. Dr. Bishin spoke … Continue reading

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Live Blogging from the 2010 Midterm Elections Conference: Public Forum

Panelists: Hon. John Barrow (D-GA), Ms. Jane Kidd, Hon. Jack Kingston (R-GA), and Georgia House Speaker David Ralston (R-GA). Representative Jack Kingston (R-GA) provided his thoughts on the national landscape of the 2010 midterm elections. In his view, this was … Continue reading

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Live Blogging from the 2010 Midterm Elections Conference: Analyzing the Issues

Panelists: Nolan McCarty, Daron Shaw, Brian Schaffner, and Andrew Whitford. Dr. McCarty focused on the effects of the 2010 midterm elections on policy making. The level of polarization in the House and the Senate has steadily increased over the past … Continue reading

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Live Blogging from the 2010 Midterm Elections Conference: Public Opinion and the Elections

Panelists: Robert Erikson, Jamie Monogan, Gary Jacobson, and John Petrocik. Dr. Erikson kicked off the panel with an overview of the results from the House, Senate, and Gubernatorial races in 2010. He noted that the president’s party almost always lose … Continue reading

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