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“Fake news” may have limited effects beyond increasing beliefs in false claims

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Article by Weidenbaum Center Research Fellow Jacob Montgomery et al. from a Weidenbaum Center supported research study.

Study says more Democrats are worried about climate change ...but Republicans share some concerns too.

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Center Director Steven Smith quoted in article from The Hill on study on climate change he co-authored

House Votes to Impeach President Trump

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Center Director Steve Smith quoted in The Wall Street Journal

Survey: Electorate wants candidates, parties to act on climate change Both Democrats and Republicans agree on aspects of warming Earth

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Center Director Steven Smith and WC Climate Forum organizer Professor Bill Lowry quoted in Source on-line

Republicans Are Learning to Love Unconstrained Executive Power

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Weidenbaum Center Research Fellow Andrew Reeves quoted in Reason online

PolitiFact’s guide to understanding public opinion polls

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Center Director Steven Smith quoted in Politifact article

Beyond impeachment, is Congress getting anything else done?

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Weidenbaum Center Director Steve Smith quoted in The Christian Science Monitor

A Government Shutdown Might Be a Distraction From Impeachment—But It Would Be a Huge Risk for Trump

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Weidenbaum Director Steve Smith quoted in Fortune on-line article

Is Politics a War of Ideas or of Us Against Them?

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Weidenbaum Center Post-Doc Research Fellow Steven Webster quoted in NYTimes on-line

Donald Trump says impeachment is a coup. That's Pants on Fire

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Center Director Steven Smith quoted in Politifact article

Politically Speaking: Medicaid Expert Tim McBride On Dollars And Cents Of Expanding Health Care

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Weidenbaum Center Research Fellow Timothy McBride's interview on Medicaid Expansion on Political Speaking Program on St. Louis Public Radio

Durbin mostly on target with claim about police support for expanding background checks

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Center Director Steven Smith quoted in Politifact IL article