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Co-Director Melody C. Barnes discusses the beginning of the presidential transition.
Melody Barnes discusses the 2020 election and transfer of power with Rosemary Barton and Tim Neftali.
CLEAR Lab Co-Director Daniel Gingerich discusses the 2020 election on local Charlottesville radio show.
Trump is putting American lives at risk by blocking the transition.
When it comes to President Trump’s refusal to concede, Former Obama Administration Domestic Policy Advisor Melody Barnes says that ‘democracy isn’t guaranteed,’ it requires a democratic culture.
The Democratic Statecraft Lab's Post-Doctoral Research Associate Justin Schon discusses his latest book on WTJU.
Professor of Politics and Statecraft Lab member John Owen addresses China's effects on the democratic world order.
Todd Sechser, director of the UVA Democracy Initiative's Democratic Statecraft Lab, was interviewed by UVA Today in advance of the lab's launch event, “American Statecraft in the 21st Century.”
The Democracy Initiative's Jessica Kimpell Johnson published a new column in The Roanoke Times.
The Memory Project's Jalane Schmidt discusses Confederate statue removal and the consequences of their relocation in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.
Associate Professor of Politics and CLEAR lab co-director Daniel Gingerich writes about how politicians utilize local intermediaries to mobilize voters in the American Political Science Review.