In the Media

As governor, Romney faced similar economic situation as Obama—with similar results ›

Boston.com | September 05, 2012
Associate Professor of Political Science and Director of the Institute for Asian American Studies Paul Watanabe is quoted in this article on Mitt Romney’s economic record as governor of Massachusetts.

The 80-21 Initiative: Critiques and Controversies ›

Hyphen Magazine | May 28, 2012
Associate Professor of Political Science and Director of the Institute for Asian American Studies Paul Watanabe is quoted in this article on the 80-20 Initiative, a non-partisan political group that represents the Asian American and Pacific Islander community.

J.P. Morgan Funds Senate Finance Chair, Even Bigger Problem in the Wings ›

Real News | May 21, 2012
Professor of Political Science Thomas Ferguson is interviewed in this video on an investigation by Senator Tim Johnson, chair of the Senate Banking Committee, into JP Morgan Chase’s loss of $2 billion and the effect of the Euro crisis on banks in the United States.

Brown to Warren: Release Job Records ›

Wall Street Journal | May 08, 2012
Associate Professor and Department Chair of Political Science Maurice Cunningham is quoted in this article on Scott Brown’s demands that his Democratic challenger for Senate, Elizabeth Warren, release her employment records to show whether she used her distant Cherokee heritage to obtain her professor position at Harvard University.

Dissident’s saga watched by Bostonians ›

Boston Globe | May 05, 2012
Associate Professor of Political Science Zhang Wu is quoted in this article on how Chinese Americans in the Boston area followed the recent diplomatic standoff over Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng.

Democrat Fights for Union Vote in Massachusetts ›

Wall Street Journal | April 26, 2012
Associate Professor and Department Chair of Political Science Maurice Cunningham is quoted in this article on Elizabeth Warren’s Senate campaign.

Harvard professor chases liberal vote ›

Financial Times | April 24, 2012
Associate Professor and Department Chair of Political Science Maurice Cunningham is quoted in this article on Elizabeth Warren’s Senate campaign against Scott Brown.

Democratic jitters in Senate race ›

Boston.com | March 06, 2012
Associate Professor and Department Chair of Political Science Maurice Cunningham is quoted in this article on how the Democratic Party should react to Senator Scott Brown’s rise in the polls for the U.S. Senate race.