2016 election

Quotes, votes and anecdotes: What is “opposition research”?


President Trump’s son, Donald J. Trump Jr., released an email exchange between him and a publicist, who informed him that a Russian lawyer could provide the Trump campaign with potentially damaging information about Hillary Clinton. Continue reading

First Democratic presidential primary debate: How did the candidates do?


Have your students read the following article and watch some of the highlights from the debate. Then discuss the nature of debates and the candidates’…read more

Presidential candidates arrive at Iowa State Fair


Every four years, the Iowa State Fair serves as one of the first vetting grounds for candidates hoping to win their party’s nomination for president. Continue reading

Hillary Clinton announces run for president


Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announced Sunday that she is running for president. Continue reading

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