June 28, 2019

6/22/19

Denton Record Chronicle
Marshall News Messenger
What do Texas voters want? Meat and potatoes, apparently. And cleaner elections.
Texas Politics Project

The Keene Sentinel
Early-bird ticket prices extended for Radically Rural summit
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Inspire Nation
Dr. Art Markman, “Bring Your Brain to Work”
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

KETR
Piece of mind: Is Texas ready to become a battleground state?
Texas Politics Project

San Antonio Express-News
Wednesday debate could offer preview of Warren-Castro ticket
Texas Politics Project

Austin American-Statesman
What’s on the line for Beto, Castro and the rest of the field in the first debates
Texas Politics Project

6/23/19

Dallas Morning News
Thanks, Uncle Sam! After tax cuts, Texas Instruments spent $5 billion on stock – three times more than R&D
Nathan Jensen, Government

Brazosport Facts
What do Texas voters want? Meat and potatoes, apparently. And cleaner elections.
Texas Politics Project

Africans in America
Juneteenth should be a time for African-Americans to connect with Africa
Kevin Cokley, IUPRA and African & African Diaspora Studies

KXAN
State of Texas: Behaving like a battleground
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

KVUE
Texas This Week: UT/The Texas Tribune Poll
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

6/24/19

Austin American-Statesman
In the ear of the beholder: On why John Cornyn’s tweet on Hispanic population growth was not a dog whistle
Texas Politics Project

Live Action News
Nearly half of Texas voters support making abortion illegal after 6 weeks
Daron Shaw, Government and Texas Politics Project

Houston Chronicle
Two years after getting $500M in tax breaks, Exxon-SABIC’s construction job numbers shrink
Nathan Jensen, Government

FiveThirtyEight
We can predict where measles will happen. Why don’t we?
Sahotra Sarkar, Philosophy

6/25/19

Courthouse News Service
Debates could help boost Beto O’Rourke from low polling
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Longview News-Journal
What do Texas voters want? Meat and potatoes, apparently. And cleaner elections.
Texas Politics Project

Texas Scorecard
Texans overwhelmingly support life, poll finds
Daron Shaw, Government and Texas Politics Project

Click2Houston
Issues most important to Texans ahead of Democratic presidential debate
Texas Politics Project

The Advice Goddess
The incredible sulk
David Buss, Psychology

6/26/19

Business Insider
Want to take vacation time off and not regret it? Here’s exactly how much you should be taking
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Fast Company
These 5 workplace habits might speed up cognitive decline
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

KERA News
Texas campaign workers of color face harassment, discrimination in the field
Texas Politics Project

Liberty Headlines
Fake neuroscientist rehashes claims that Trump supporters are ignorant rubes
Jamie Pennebaker and Kayla Jordan, Psychology and psychology PhD candidate

6/27/19

Texas Tribune
Texas is trying to limit public money from going to abortion providers
Daron Shaw, Government and Texas Politics Project

River Journal Staff
National Endowment for the Humanities Teachers Institute returns to Philipsburg Manor
Daina Berry, History and AADS

Houston Chronicle
The Texas Ethics Commission is surprisingly nonpartisan. How did that happen?
Texas Politics Project

Longview News-Journal
Texas’ shifting role in picking presidents
Texas Politics Project

Texas Standard
Who won the first presidential debate?
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

Austin American-Statesman
Fact-check: Ted Cruz on apprehensions at the U.S.-Mexico border
Néstor Rodríguez, LLILAS and Sociology

Houston Chronicle
50 years after Stonewall, the queerest of the queer still struggle
Karma Chávez and Lisa L. Moore, Mexican American and Latina/o Studies, English, LGBTQ Studies

San Antonio Current
The Supreme Court struck down Texas’ restrictive abortion law, but three years later, half the state’s clinics are still closed
Kari White, Texas Policy Evaluation Project

6/28/19

Iowa City Press Citizen
Iowa alumnus sets example for public intellectuals
Jeremi Suri and Art Markman; History, Psychology and HDO

Texas Tribune
Victoria Advocate
Gilmer Mirror
Jonathan Strickland and Joe Straus, still sailing in opposite directions
Texas Politics Project

The Huntsville Item
Texas and Presidential Politics
Texas Politics Project

Ladders
4 steps to deal with anxiety, tragedy, or heartbreak
James Pennebaker, Psychology

Texas Tribune
After debate skirmish, Castro, O’Rourke host dueling events in Austin
Texas Politics Project

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal
Post-debate, Beto’s presidential campaign has that sinking feeling
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Texas Standard
After two debates, what we know about the Democrats running for president
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

June 21, 2019

6/15/19

North Texas Daily
2019 Texas Legislature roundup: What bills passed and failed
Texas Politics Project

6/16/19

Raw Story
Huge Hong Kong rally kicks off as public anger boils
Texas Politics Project

6/17/19

Courthouse News Service
Julian Castro proposes overhaul to US housing system
Texas Politics Project

The Hill
Progressive activist: Democratic nominee will ‘need to ride a little bit to the center’
Texas Politics Project

Paris News
Do you agree that President Donald Trump and Gov. Abbott are doing a great job?
Texas Politics Project

CBS News
Joe Biden says he’ll win Republican-leaning states in the South
Texas Politics Project

Breitbart
The Hill
O’Rourke, Warren, and Sanders trail Biden in tight Texas primary
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Washington Monthly
If Texas goes blue, it will change American politics permanently
Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
Texans approve of Trump’s job performance but have questions about his character, UT/TT Poll says
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
Fox 7
Rivard Report
Austin American-Statesman
Newsweek
Political Wire
Trump’s reelection support is 50-50 in Texas, Biden and O’Rourke lead the Democrats, UT/TT Poll says
Jim Henson, Josh Blank and Daron Shaw, Texas Politics Project and Government

Fox Business
Voters optimistic about economy, divided on Trump’s tariffs: Fox News Poll
Daron Shaw, Government

89.3 KPCC
Week In Politics: Democratic debates, Sarah Huckabee Sanders steps down and more
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

The Amarillo Pioneer
New Texas poll shows Trump with positive voter approval
Texas Politics Project

Raw Story
The race to win the US Democratic primary: Where does it stand?
Texas Politics Project

Politico
Don’t cough around President Trump
Texas Politics Project

6/18/19

Texas Tribune
Texas voters’ election qualms run high, but their reasons vary, UT/TT poll saysJ
Jim Henson, Josh Blank and Daron Shaw, Texas Politics Project and Government

Texas Tribune
Bryan-College Station Eagle
KTSA
On growth, diversity, immigration and trade, UT/TT Poll finds two states of Texas
Jim Henson and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

The Washington Post
This is Trump’s worst poll number — and what it means
Texas Politics Project

Spectrum News
Poll shows Texas voters are torn on Trump
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

San Antonio Express-News
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Austin American-Statesman
Dallas Morning News
Detroit Free Press
On Juneteenth, we must celebrate our cultural bond
Kevin Cokley, IUPRA and African & African Diaspora Studies

2 Guys on Your Head
When to say thank you
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Business Insider
Put your phone down: Two-thirds of Americans make the mistake of checking their work email while on vacation
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Omaha World-Herald
Don Bacon is on list of 10 most vulnerable Republican House incumbents
Texas Politics Project

The Hilltop Monitor
Trump campaign dumps pollsters after Biden-leading results leaked
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

KVUE
UT/Texas Tech poll: Texans divided on election issues based on political party
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Houston Public Media
Breakthrough in Jousé Flores murder case, gun safety awareness campaign in Texas, and poll says Texas voters’ election qualms run high
Texas Politics Project

KVIA El Paso
Spot On Texas
Trump’s reelection support is 50-50 in Texas, Biden and O’Rourke lead the Democrats, UT/TT Poll says
Jim Henson, Josh Blank and Daron Shaw, Texas Politics Project and Government

Austin American-Statesman
Texas Republican voters wary of Trump’s proposed tariffs on Mexico
Texas Politics Project

The Carpentariat
Trump has his base, but no one else
Texas Politics Project

Houston Public Media
Texas voter poll, and the separation of church and state
Texas Politics Project

Delaware Liberal
100% of Texas voters have already decided if they are voting for or against Trump
Texas Politics Project

5/19/19

Forbes
Next Avenue
How to bring your ‘jazz brain’ to work
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Texas Tribune
Texas just spent billions to boost school funding, lower property taxes. Voters approve, but not overwhelmingly, UT/TT Poll says
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

The Chronicle of Higher Education
Congress is taking on reparations. At first hearing, academic historians were absent
Daina Berry, History and AADS

The Daily Caller
Conservative Daily News
Click2Houston
Denton Record Chronicle
Austin American-Statesman
Texas Tribune
Gilmer Mirror
48 percent of Texas voters want to ban abortion after six weeks, poll shows
Daron Shaw, Government and Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
A near majority of Texans favor outlawing abortion after six weeks, UT/TT Poll finds
Jim Henson and Daron Shaw, Texas Politics Project and Government

Inspire Nation
Cognitive scientist Dr. Art Markman
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

The Tech Edvocate
The real truth about computer-based feedback
James Pennebaker, Psychology

The Hill
GOP frets about Trump’s poll numbers
Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
John Cornyn has never lost an election. He’s trying to convince Texas Republicans that his streak is in jeopardy in 2020.
Texas Politics Project

Progrexas
Texas just spent billions to boost school funding, lower property taxes. Voters approve, but not overwhelmingly, UT/TT Poll says
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Houston Chronicle
New polls point to Texas as swing state in 2020
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Texas Standard
Texas still isn’t purple: Top takeaways from the UT/Texas Tribune Poll
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Newark Advocate
On Juneteenth, we must celebrate our cultural bond
Kevin Cokley, IUPRA and African & African Diaspora Studies

6/20/19

Patch
UT Austin Student embodies spirit of World Refugee Day
Qusay Hussein, Psychology

CNBC
It worked for Google’s CEO: This is the best way to respond to a tricky interview question
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

POPSUGAR UK
What I wish the women in Love Island (and women everywhere) would stop doing
David Buss, Psychology

2 Guys on Your Head
How praise motivates change
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Fortune
How to negotiate a job offer
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

The Atlantic
The biggest obstacle to Trump’s victory in 2020
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
TribCast: UT/TT Pollster Edition
Jim Henson, Josh Blank and Daron Shaw, Texas Politics Project and Government

Austin American-Statesman
On the moral evolution of Trump’s supporters, as the president seeks a second term
Jim Henson and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

TribTalk
Texans’ faint praise for the Legislature could get swamped by national politics
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

The Hill
What polls and history tell us about Trump’s reelection prospects
Texas Politics Project

District Administration
Voters approve Texas school funding legislation, but not overwhelmingly, poll shows
Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
The Gilmer Mirror
Texas voters’ biggest concern for the country? Immigration and political corruption, UT/TT Poll says
Texas Politics Project

AlterNet
Can Democrats turn Texas blue? Here are voter’s biggest concerns for the country
Texas Politics Project

Brazosport Facts
Voter reactions mixed on new tax rules
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

6/21/19

KTSA
Victoria Advocate
What do Texas voters want? Meat and potatoes, apparently. And cleaner elections.
Texas Politics Project

KBTX
How Texans feel about school funding
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Austin Chronicle
The toll anti-choice laws have on real lives
Elsa Vizcarra, Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Business Insider
Is unlimited vacation a trap? It just might be.
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Law360
Scathing NJ tax incentives report leads to calls for change
Nathan Jensen, Government

Texas Standard
Abbott vetoes several bills, and will deploy 1000 National Guard troops to the border
Texas Politics Project

FiveThirtyEight
No, Florida is not redder than Texas
Texas Politics Project

Dallas Morning News
Activists hail passage of new paid sick leave ordinance in Dallas; policy takes effect Aug. 1
Texas Politics Project

June 14, 2019

6/8/19

Dallas Morning News
With Texas already teetering in 2020, could Trump’s Mexico tariffs cost GOP the White House?
Texas Politics Project

6/10/19

The Texan
Texas Enterprise Fund: Corporate welfare to some jobs program to others
Nate Jensen, Government

6/11/19

Charlotte Observer
Republicans devise plan to prop up 10 vulnerable House districts with extra cash
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Passion For Science
My chat with David Buss, pioneer of evolutionary psychology
David Buss, Psychology

Psychology Today
Why talking about our problems makes us feel better
James Pennebaker, Psychology

Romper
How rearranging your home affects your brain & mood
Sam Gosling, Psychology

The Wall Street Journal
Wisconsin group negotiated tax credits for jobs that didn’t arrive
Nate Jensen, Government

6/13/19

The Brainfluence Podcast
Bring Your Brain to Work with Art Markman
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO 

6/14/19

How To Be Awesome At Your Job
Deploying your mental energy brilliantly with Dr. Art Markman
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Trend Following
Art Markman interview with Michael Covel
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

The Washington Post
SF Gate
The bureaucratic battles and political skirmishes that shaped World War II
H.W. Brands, History

The Washington Post
The bureaucratic battles and political skirmishes that shaped World War II
H.W. Brands, History

June 7, 2019

6/1/19

The Good Men Project
Why men are the way they are
David Buss, Psychology

6/2/19

Wall Street Journal
The one type of gun control gaining bipartisan support
Texas Politics Project

Dallas Morning News
Tax breaks ‘R’ us: Texas ponies up the big bucks for corporate incentives, again
Nate Jensen, Government

6/3/19

Cheddar
All eyes on Speaker Pelosi as impeachment, constitutional crisis calls continue
H.W. Brands, History

Crime Report
Are ‘Red-Flag’ Laws a rare agreement on gun control?
Texas Politics Project

6/4/19

The Kittanning Paper
TESH: Two more great pieces of intel
James Pennebaker, Psychology

Ladders
This is exactly what to include on your resume according to a psychology and marketing professor
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

The New York Times
His Martin Luther King biography was a classic. His latest King piece is causing a furor.
Peniel Joseph, History

Stratfor Worldview
How Halford Mackinder saw the world
Jeremi Suri, History

Houston Chronicle
On D-Day anniversary, more students need to learn about bravery, sacrifice
Michael Stoff, History

TribTalk
Trump’s Mexican Trade War could imperil Texas Republicans in 2020
Jim Henson and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project 

6/5/19

Waco Tribune-Herald
Lubbock Avalanche-Journal
Amarillo Globe-News
My San Antionio
Austin American-Statesman
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Houston Chronicle
On D-Day anniversary, more students need to learn about bravery, sacrifice
Michael Stoff, History

Reform Austin
WIll real tax reform please stand up
Texas Politics Project

Psychology Today
Being unafraid of gloomy places
James Pennebaker, Psychology

Canadian Jewish News
This is 60 – women and aging in Canada
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Austin Business Journal
Why creating a new economic development engine in Austin may be tricky
Nate Jensen, Government

6/6/19

Abilene Reporter News
On D-Day anniversary, more students need to learn about bravery, sacrifice
Michael Stoff, History

The Lockport Telegraph Star
Stress in the office – so you can stop the crippling feeling to be at work overwhelmed
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Finweek
Measuring differently for teams who work differently
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

6/7/19

Dallas Morning News
Why the Texas roofers’ registration bill died in a hailstorm of ‘no’ votes from both parties
Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
Texas Republicans, squeezed between tariffs and immigration
Jim Henson and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Amarillo Globe-News
San Antonio Express-News
El Paso Times
Voter restrictions have a deep history in Texas
Laurie Green, History and Center for Women’s & Gender Studies

Quartz
Trump’s tariff threat is upending Texas politics
Jim Henson and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Fin24
Are KPAs still relevant?
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO