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Recent research from Seth Gershenson, assistant professor of public administration and policy, was featured in an article on The 74 Million on April 27. His research illustrates a positive effect of the maligned No Child Left Behind Act; namely that it improved teacher attendance in struggling schools.

James Thurber, director of the Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies, spoke with the National Journal on April 25 about the likelihood of Hillary Clinton lifting President Obama's restrictions on lobbyists serving in the administration.

Chris Edelson, assistant professor of government, wrote an article for Government Executive on April 22 about the constitutional limits of executive power.

Robert Tobias, distinguished practitioner in residence, spoke to Federal News Radio on April 21 about how to solve difficult problems that limit the effectiveness of the federal government.

David Lublin, professor of government, spoke to Roll Call on April 19 about the current state of legislative affairs in Congress.

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African nurse drawing blood. SPA undergraduates attend the prestigious NCUR conference in Asheville, North Carolina.
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