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CAG in the News

Different Party, Same People: The Virtue of Political Holdovers
March 1, 2017

Tom Perez plans bid for DNC chair, as Dems debate a new face
Christian Science Monitor
December 15, 2016

How Democrats could rebound after 2016
Christian Science Monitor
December 2, 2016

GOP Confident in Governors’ Races
Wall Street Journal
November 8, 2016

With Pence Pick, Trump Defies VP Traditions
July 15, 2016

Governor’s race a ‘toss up’ for Pence and Gregg
Ball State Daily
April 29, 2016

Obituary for Robert J. Del Tufo
March 7, 2016

Rutgers-Eagleton study finds governors are not appointed to cabinet positions
The Daily Targum
February 23, 2016

This Week in Politics
February 12, 2016

The Election That Turned Governors Into Presidents
November 25, 2015

How Governors Pull Strings Behind the Scenes
Congressional Quarterly Roll Call
October 20, 2015

Report on the passing of John Whitman (Video)
July 2, 2015

Look who didn’t show up at the NGA conference
July 26, 2015

On the Record with Michael Aron (Video)
Air date: July 25, 2015

Democrats push Chris Christie on costs of political trips
Wall Street Journal
July 22, 2015

What Scott Walker’s campaign means for Wisconsin
Milwaukee Business Journal
July 13, 2015

Will the state’s slow job growth hurt Scott Walker’s presidential bid?
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
June 20, 2015

Local political expert weighs in on New Jersey’s pension funding crisis
CBS Philly
June 10, 2015

Tracing Chris Christie’s fall from the top
May 1, 2015

Can Marco Rubio go directly from the Senate to the White House?
USA Today
April 13, 2015

Oil Baron of the Pine Barrens
U.S. News and World Report
March 12, 2015

Obama meets governors. Is his successor in the crowd?
Christian Science Monitor
Feb. 23, 2015

National Governors Association Meeting: National security dominant topic for Republican White House hopefuls
International Business Times
Feb. 20, 2015

Lots of election potential in a “full Grassley”
Des Moines Register
Sept. 6, 2014