In the Media

Scott Brown’s modeling years ›

Boston.com | October 23, 2012
Associate Professor of Political Science and Co-Director of the Institute for Asian American Studies Paul Watanabe is quoted in this article on the career boost that Senator Scott Brown received from modeling.

Warren scores own bipartisan boost ›

Lowell Sun | October 18, 2012
Associate Professor of Political Science and Codirector of the Institute for Asian American Studies Paul Watanabe is quoted in this article on former Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. Chairman Sheila Bair’s recent endorsement of Elizabeth Warren for U.S. Senate.

Plutocrat Bosses to American Employees: Vote for Romney- Or Else ›

AlterNet | October 16, 2012
Professor of Political Science Thomas Ferguson is quoted in this article on reports that some bosses are putting pressure on employees to vote for former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney for president.

Tierney continues to express optimism ›

Boston.com | October 16, 2012
Associate Professor of Political Science and Codirector of the Institute for Asian American Studies Paul Watanabe is quoted in this article on U.S. Representative John Tierney’s optimism about reelection despite a close race with challenger Richard Tisei.

A divide of donors in Senate contest ›

Boston.com | October 15, 2012
Associate Professor of Political Science and Co-Director of the Institute for Asian American Studies Paul Watanabe is quoted in this article on Federal Election Commission records that show Senator Scott Brown’s largest financial supporters are from finance and business, while challenger Elizabeth Warren’s are primarily from universities, law firms, and political groups.

Brown Is Steady, But Warren Wins ‘Real’ Issues Debate ›

90.9 WBUR | October 11, 2012
Associate Professor of Political Science and Codirector of the Institute for Asian American Studies Paul Watanabe is quoted in this article on Wednesday night’s debate between Senator Scott Brown and challenger Elizabeth Warren in Springfield.

Brown vs. Warren: Genteel battle ›

Boston Herald | October 10, 2012
Associate Professor and Department Chair of Political Science Maurice Cunningham is quoted in this article on last night’s debate between Senator Scott Brown and challenger Elizabeth Warren in Springfield.

Obama, Romney Debate Analysis ›

Kansas City InfoZine | October 04, 2012
Professor of Political Science Thomas Ferguson is quoted in this article on last night’s debate between President Barack Obama and former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney.

Tierney’s troubles a tightrope for Tisei at debate ›

Lowell Sun | September 26, 2012
Associate Professor of Political Science and Director of the Institute for Asian American Studies Paul Watanabe is quoted in this article on the legal troubles of U.S. Representative John Tierney’s wife and how they could affect the race for 6th Congressional District.

Facebook Get Results? 2010 Vote Experiment Worked, Scientists Say ›

CNBC | September 13, 2012
Professor of Political Science Thomas Ferguson is quoted in this article on a 2010 experiment to try to increase voter turnout through Facebook posts.