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New England hit by blizzard's 2 feet of snow

...travel, and the mayor ordered city schools closed for two days."So far, so good," Tufts University political science professor Jeffrey Berry said. "What's important for a governor or a mayor is to appear to be in charge and to have a plan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-01-27/new-england-hit-blizzards-2-feet-sn
Newspaper's act of courageous free speech should be celebrated, fostered

...such as those writers and artists at Charlie Hebdo.I am sure this column will offend some of you. Nevertheless, this is why je suis Charlie! (The writer is an assistant political science professor at Georgia Regents University.)

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-01-17/newspapers-act-c
Why were political polls off mark?

...finished product.' They all say that, but they were all over the place," Kennesaw State University Political Science Professor Kerwin Swint said.Polling has gotten harder in recent years, he notes, because people are less willing to participate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-11-10/why-were-political-polls-mark
In US Senate race, Hutto, Ravenel debate without Graham

...10,000 signatures and appears to have run a legitimate campaign, seems unfair, said Gibbs Knotts, a political science professor at the College of Charleston. He said voters across South Carolina should be able to hear from all the choices on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-13/us-senate-race-hutto-ravenel-
Little known Ga. candidates await vote

...campaigns. "Write in candidates almost never have an impact on elections," said Daniel Franklin, a political science professor at Georgia State University. "The number of votes they siphon off from the ballot listed candidates is rarely significant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-10-16/little-known-ga-candidates-awai
Nathan Deal compares Democrat Jason Carter to Obama

...unpopularity here could affect Democrats ? even without the quote used against Nunn, said University of Georgia political science professor Charles Bullock."If you're unhappy with the president but he's not on the ballot, you may take it out on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2014-10
Here's why the GOP won Georgia

...the polls, which proved to be the margin in the Senate and governor's elections.As Clark University political science professor William Boone has observed, blacks tend to think of the president as the most significant office and think other...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-11-05/heres-why-gop-
P@$$w0rd confusion has many people seeking other options

...write them."We are in the midst of an era I call the 'tyranny of the password,'" says Thomas Way, a computer science professor at Villanova University."We're due for a revolution."One could argue that the revolution is already underway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-10/pw0rd-confusion-has-many-p
Unions representing government workers are gaining numbers

...structure of the labor union movement has changed, reflecting changes in the economy," said Ross Baker, a political science professor at Rutgers University. "Manufacturing is a diminishing segment of the economy. Also, a lot of the manufacturing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-04/unions-representing-govern
Harrell raises South Carolina judicial independence questions

...Until we get these basic things, that's why South Carolina has these problems."Gibbs Knotts, a political science professor at the College of Charleston, said many of South Carolina's judges have also served as legislators, which results...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-21/harrell-raises-sc-judici