Topic: Steve Bickerstaff

Corrupting Influence of Money in Politics is Subject of Lessig's Feb. 28 Lecture at The University of Texas at Austin

Feb. 25, 2011

Renowned attorney, author and professor Lawrence Lessig will give the keynote address "The 'Corruption' of Our System of Money and Politics" at an event hosted at The University of Texas at Austin on Monday, Feb. 28.

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Experts Offer Analysis of Issues Facing 82nd Texas State Legislative Session

Jan. 11, 2011

January 11 marks the beginning of the 82nd Texas State Legislature. While the state budget and redistricting are set to be the most pressing issues that the legislature will tackle, a myriad of other issues are likely to come before the session. Faculty experts from The University of Texas at Austin are available to discuss policy and political issues from a variety of perspectives.

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The effect of corporate cash on the 2010 elections

Oct. 13, 2010
The effect of corporate cash on the 2010 elections

The upcoming elections are the first time that corporate funds can be legally used to expressly advocate the election or defeat of specific candidates.

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Mid-term elections: Faculty experts provide their analysis

Oct. 4, 2010
Mid-term elections: Faculty experts provide their analysis

Each week day during October, faculty experts will discuss local, state and national political issues in anticipation of the upcoming mid-term elections in November.

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Law professors discuss Citizens United Supreme Court ruling

Feb. 15, 2010

Law Professors Scot Powe and Steve Bickerstaff discuss the Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission Supreme Court decision and its impact on the influence of money in politics.

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