June 6, 2023

Farnsworth Comments in the News

Professor of Political Science Stephen Farnsworth

Professor of Political Science Stephen Farnsworth

Stephen Farnsworth, professor of political science and director of the University’s Center for Leadership and Media Studies, recently commented on the following news stories:

Virginia Senate Approves Bill that Would Make Masks Optional in Schools (WSET; ABC 7 News; WJLA)

Judge temporarily halts Youngkin order making masks optional in Va. schools after lawsuit from school boards (The Washington Post)

Judge rules for 7 Va. school boards, temporarily halts Youngkin mask mandate ban (WTOP)

Flouting CDC, Youngkin health chief wants to help Virginia move on from COVID (The Washington Post)

Tweet mocking teen is latest stumble for Glenn Youngkin (Axios)

Gov. Youngkin ‘regrets’ campaign tweet slamming Virginia teen (WUSA; 13 New Now)

The Two Faces of Glenn Youngkin (US News and World Report)

Virginia Republicans propose making abortion illegal after 20 weeks and it could pass (WUSA)

The Democratic Electorial Decline of 2021 (Virginia Capitol Connections)

The Challenges of Electing Governors and Lieutenant Governors Separately (Rasmussen Reports)

Andy Parker makes his bid to oust Rep. Bob Good (Cardinal News)

Poll: Trump’s Endorsement Could Sway GOP Voters Toward Cox (Maryland Matters)

Donald Trump refers to himself as ’45th and 47th president’ (Express UK)

U.S. Groups Support Ottawa Protests (CTV News)