Faculty in the News: Dick Simpson on Upcoming Elections, Emanuel

In recent media coverage, Political Science Professor Dick Simpson appeared as a panelist on the Sunday, Sept. 28th broadcast of WBBM Newsradio's (780-AM/105.9-FM) "At Issue," discussing political campaign ads and tactics this election cycle. The full broadcast can be heard on the WBBM website.

Professor Simpson was also recently quoted in Al Jazeera America News in an article on Mayor Emanuel's approval ratings and chances for re-election. The full article can be read on the Al Jazeera America website.

During an interview yesterday on WVON-AM's (1160) "The People's Show" with Mark Wallage, he discussed campaign reform and how negative attack adds could impact voter turnout.