Topic: President

How the Next President and the Supreme Court are Intertwined

Jan. 26, 2016
Supreme Court

The Democrat or Republican who wins the White House in 2016 will create a new Supreme Court that furthers the general preferences of that presidential party.

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Veterans' Voices Must Be in Policy Debates

Nov. 11, 2015

We do not need to have a veteran in the White House, and there is no reason to believe that someone with military experience is a better leader. But our public discussion of national security, as well as domestic policy, would be greatly enhanced if the real experiences of veterans in Iraq, Afghanistan and other conflicts were given detailed attention.

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Fenves Officially Named President of UT Austin

April 20, 2015

The UT System Board of Regents named Gregory L. Fenves the 29th president of UT. His term begins June 3. 

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Fenves Named Finalist for President of The University of Texas at Austin

March 27, 2015

The University of Texas System Board of Regents has named Gregory L. Fenves the sole finalist for the presidency of The University of Texas at Austin.

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UT Faculty Experts on State of the Union Address

Jan. 28, 2014

President Barack Obama will deliver his 2014 State of the Union address Tuesday night, during which he is likely to discuss income inequality, immigration, health care policy, foreign policy and global affairs, among other issues. Experts from The University of Texas at Austin are poised to share their insights on a variety topics related to the speech and are available to speak with the media. 

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