IOP in the News

For IOP news coverage in past quarters, please visit these pages: 

Fall 2016

Clinton's top pollster tells Axelrod: Blame Comey »
Chicago Tribune, Nov. 30, 2016

Top Clinton Campaign Strategist & David Axelrod Talk What Went Wrong In 2016 Election »
Chicagoist, Nov. 29, 2016

Illinois Playbook – If you missed it: Decoding 2016 »
POLITICO, Nov. 29, 2016

Democrats continue search for answers after Election Day losses »
WGN, Nov. 28, 2016

Illinois Playbook - Tonight: Axe and Hillary’s Strategist »
POLITICO, Nov. 28, 2016

Kellyanne Conway: It’s ‘Sexist’ to Say Mitt Romney Attacks Are ‘Going Rogue’ »
The Daily Beast, Nov. 28, 2016

Goodwin says Trump won, in part, because of his story »
CNN, Nov. 28, 2016

Golden State Warriors head coach talks politics, Trump »
CNN, Nov. 23, 2016

Summers: Trump's economic plans could 'cripple government for a generation' »
CNN, Nov. 21, 2016

Political Podcasts Aren’t Just Entertaining – Now They’re Indispensable »
WIRED, Nov. 17, 2016

The Axe Files, On The Media, and The Run-Up try to make sense of the election »
A.V. Club, Nov. 14, 2016

The Gate, Cook County Jails to Start Detainee Writing Program »
The Chicago Maroon, Nov. 11, 2016

Axelrod: Accept Trump’s election – and learn from it »
Chicago Sun-Times, Nov. 10, 2016

GOP Party Unity in Question, Especially in Illinois »
ABC 7, Nov. 10, 2016

Axelrod Hosts Post-Election Fellows Panel »
Chicago Maroon, Nov. 11, 2016

Axelrod: Accept Trump’s election — and learn from it »
Chicago Sun-Times, Nov. 10, 2016

A Historic Evening, But Not What They Imagined »
Medial News Service, Nov. 10, 2016

Trump Win Shocks U of C Students; His Scattering of Supporters On Campus Celebrates »
The Chicago Maroon, Nov. 10, 2016

Education Programs Connect Thousands of Students to “Fractured Lands” »
Pulitzer Center, Nov, 7, 2016

More than 30 percent of voters fail to complete their ballots. Don’t be one of them. »
Vox, Nov. 7, 2016

GOP strategist: Clinton will win – but Congress won’t work with her »
CNN, Nov. 7, 2016

DeRay McKesson on why a Trump presidency would be ‘treacherous’ for minorities »
CNN, Nov. 3, 2016

Former CIA director Morell: Comey ‘made a series of terrible mistakes’ »
CNN, Nov. 1, 2016

Getting Acquainted With What’s On Your Ballot In Illinois »
WBEZ, Nov. 1, 2016

BallotReady wants to help decode your intimidatingly long voting ballot »
Chicago Mag, Oct. 31, 2016

NYT correspondent: There’s a way forward for Garland »
CNN, Oct. 31, 2016

Playbook: Kerry on Axe podcast »
POLITICO, Oct. 28, 2016

Remarks with Students at the University of Chicago’s Institute of Politics »
U.S. Department of State, Oct. 27, 2016

Vladimir Putin Praises Donald Trump, Denies Meddling in U.S. Election »
NBC News, Oct. 27, 2016

Putin Rejects Claims of Russian Interference in US Election »
The New York Times, Oct. 27, 2016

Enduring Optimism: Secretary Kerry at UChicago »
The Gate, Oct. 26, 2016

John Kerry: It was right for me to concede quickly in 2004 »
CNN, Oct. 27, 2016

DeRay Mckesson explains his Clinton endorsement »
CNN, Oct. 26, 2016

Tim Kaine’s feminism »
Vox, Oct. 25, 2016

Tim Kaine says Hillary Clinton will be his first female boss »
Business Insider, Oct. 25, 2016

A Podcast You Should Try »
New York Times, Oct. 24, 2016

Kaine says Clinton would seek updated war-making powers »
Yahoo! News, Oct. 24, 2016

Hillary Clinton will push Congress to finally declare war on ISIS, says Tim Kaine »
Huffington Post, Oct. 24, 2016

Kaine: Clinton as president would seek Congress’ input for ISIS fight »
CNN, Oct. 24, 2016

Kaine: If elected, Clinton will ask Congress updated bill to fight ISIL »
POLITICO, Oct. 24, 2016

David Axelrod on the Election of a Lifetime, Three Weeks Out »
Bloomberg, Oct. 20, 2016

Heilemann on Trump: What’s his end game? »
CNN, Oct. 20, 2016

‘Fractured Lands’ Journalist Scott Anderson Brings His Reporting to University of Chicago »
Pulitzer Center, Oct. 19, 2016

Millenial Vote Considered Through New Survey »
Chicago Maroon, Oct. 18, 2016

Axelrod, Journalist Discuss Election, Post-Election “Hellscape” »
Chicago Maroon, Oct. 18, 2016

Brownstein: GOP must embrace broader policy agenda »
CNN, Oct. 17, 2016

Robservations: Kate Grossman joins WBEZ as senior editor »
Robert Feder, Oct. 17, 2016

How to parent your child through the final weeks of the US presidential election »
Quartz, Oct. 14, 2016

The Fight Against ISIS Online »
Chicago Maroon, Oct. 14, 2016

Axelrod: Only ‘Anti-Clintonism’ Can Hold Republican Party Together »
Chicago Maroon, Oct. 14, 2016

Maureen Dowd: Trump won’t answer my calls anymore »
CNN, Oct. 13, 2016 

Donald Trump and the Republican Party’s Imperiled Progress with Women »
Wall Street Journal, Oct. 13, 2016

Gary Johnson: I’d be a continuation of Obama on ISIS »
CNN, Oct. 10, 2016

Johnson Touts Honesty, Defends Foreign Policy Lapses »
Chicago Maroon, Oct. 8, 2016

In Chicago, Gary Johnson Defends Foreign Policy ‘Gaffes’ »
WTTW, Oct. 7, 2016

Gary Johnson to Speak at the University of Chicago on Friday »
NBC Chicago, Oct. 7, 2016

Panel Discussion on Latino Vote Features Chuy Garcia »
Chicago Maroon, Oct. 7, 2016

The Ambassador Who Led Iran Deal Negotiations Was at the IOP on Wednesday »
Chicago Maroon, Oct. 6, 2016

Zakaria: It’s plausible Russia could interfere in US election »
CNN, Oct. 6, 2016

BallotReady goes national with new election guides on 20,000 candidates »
Chicago Tribune, Oct. 4, 2016

Serbian Ambassador Satisfied with US Relations »
Chicago Maroon, Oct. 4, 2016

Hamilton creator: Young people need to ‘show up and vote’ »
CNN, Oct. 3, 2016

Brokaw sees missteps for Trump, Clinton »
CNN, Sept. 29, 2016

Barney Frank: Tea party outmaneuvered Dems »
CNN, Sept. 26, 2016

Barney Frank: Tea Party Had Greater Impact Than Occupy Wall Street »
Roll Call, September 26, 2016

Former RNC Chair Steele: Birtherism Is ‘Bullsh-t Racism’ »
Breitbart, September 23, 2016

Former RNC Chair: Trump's Birtherism is 'Bullshit Racism' »
TalkingPointsMemo, September 22, 2016

Former RNC Chairman: Reagan couldn't win today »
CNN, September 22, 2016