Topic: Elections

Tuning in to politics

April 16, 2012
Tuning in to politics

In our latest Elections 2012 analysis, Communication Studies Professor Natalie Stroud explains how our media choices affect our political beliefs.

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Bias in our media choices

Jan. 5, 2012
Bias in our media choices

In this video, Communication Studies Assistant Professor Natalie Jomini Stroud responds to questions about how political beliefs affect people's media use.

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Texas Politics Project, Texas Tribune Explain "What Just Happened" in Elections

Nov. 3, 2010

Event: Reporters, politicians and political consultants discuss the causes and implications of Tuesday's election results.

When:
Thursday, Nov. 4, 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

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Perry Leads White by 10 in Statewide Poll

Oct. 25, 2010

Republican Gov. Rick Perry has the backing of 50 percent of registered voters and maintains a 10-point lead over Democratic challenger Bill White in the closing stretch of the 2010 campaign, according to a University of Texas at Austin/Texas Tribune poll released today.

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Key Votes Partnership Helps Annette Strauss Institute Create More Voters, Better Citizens at National Level

Oct. 25, 2010

The Annette Strauss Institute for Civic Participation will begin this month managing Project Vote Smart's Key Votes Program, a free online database that provides citizens with access to congressional and state legislative voting records compiled by undergraduate researchers. The institute was among six universities vying to manage the Key Votes program.

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