David Blanding, Taubman Center for Public Policy - The Voting Rights Act: A Tale of Two Tenses

Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Blanding will use content analysis to identify competing elite interpretations of the Voting Rights Act within the Congressional Record. As Congress debates a response to the Supreme Court's decision in Shelby County v. Holder, understanding elite interpretations of the Voting Rights Act may help conservatives and liberals achieve common ground.

Commencement Weekend: Pre-Campus Dance Alumni Mixer at the Taubman Center

Friday, May 23, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Join your public policy peers before the Campus Dance for cocktails and hors d’oeuvres at 67 George Street. All current and former public policy undergraduate and graduate students are invited, along with guests.