In the Elections 2012 coverage on Know, experts from across The University of Texas at Austin weigh in on the politics and the issues, from the economy, the environment and demographics to immigration, energy, social change and more.
In this fourth video conversation of our elections series, faculty member Paul Stekler discusses the results of Super Tuesday.
Learn more about our faculty experts:
Paul Stekler is a nationally recognized documentary filmmaker whose award-winning work includes “George Wallace: Settin’ the Woods on Fire”; “Last Man Standing: Politics, Texas Style”; “Vote for Me: Politics in America” and a four-hour PBS special about grassroots electoral politics. Stekler is the Radio-Television-Film Department chair and professor in the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs.
James Henson is a lecturer in the Department of Government and directs the Texas Politics Project, which seeks to educate students and Texans about state government, politics and history through a dynamic website and speaker series. It also conducts regular statewide issues and political polls. The Texas Politics Project is The University of Texas at Austin’s home for the UT/Texas Tribune Poll, a statewide survey of public opinion on issues and elections in Texas.
What to read and watch next:
- Jeremi Suri exploring how bigger is better after Super Tuesday
- James Henson examining the poll showing Rick Santorum is favored in Texas
- Paul Stekler discussing negative ads and political outcomes