Feb. 28, 2020

2/22/20

San Antonio Express-News
After Nevada win, Bernie Sanders vows to win Texas
Texas Politics Project

2/23/20

The Paris News
Is Texas political sentiment changing?
Texas Politics Project

KVUE
Sema Hernandez, candidate for US Senate
Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
Progrexas
A confident Bernie Sanders barnstorms Texas with burst of momentum
Texas Politics Project

KXAN
State of Texas: Democrats face off in presidential and Senate races ahead of Texas Primary
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Brazosport Facts
Law-abiding Texans shouldn’t fear background checks
Texas Politics Project

2/24/20

The Dallas Morning News
Confidential access to contraception for Texas teens has declined, according to a new study
Kari White, Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Los Angeles Times
Jurors saw Weinstein for the monster he is. Here’s why that’s a crucial breakthrough
Jeffrey Abramson, Government

Texas Tribune
Health care and its discontents loom over Texas Democrats in 2020
Jim Henson and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

U.S. News & World Report
Why Klobuchar’s lead in Minnesota shouldn’t be taken for granted
Texas Politics Project

2/25/20

Jezebel
Low desire, faked orgasms, and shame: The fallout of the Unfinished Sexual Revolution
David Buss and Cindy Meston, Psychology

KUT
Houston Public Media
Democratic Senate candidates still mostly unknown in the race to take on John Cornyn
Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
Bernie Sanders stokes question for Texas Democrats: How would his nomination affect their down-ballot plans?
Texas Politics Project

The Center Square
Texas property taxes too high, education spending too low
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

2/26/20

Austin American-Statesman
Trump tops any Democrat in inaugural survey
Texas Politics Project

Daily Free Press
Poll shows Tom Brady is more popular than Gov. Baker, less popular than Dunkin’
Daron Shaw, Government

Fort Worth Star-Telegram
North Texas congressional Democrats fear ‘socialism’ attacks as Sanders surges
Daron Shaw, Texas Politics Project and Government

KSAT
More young Texans are registering to vote. Will they actually turn out?
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

ABC 12
Dems look to take back control of Texas House in 2020
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

The Dallas Morning News
MJ Hegar had lapped Texas Democratic Senate field in fundraising. How much will it matter?
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

Vice
The unbearable stress of waiting for abortion pills to come in the mail
Abigail Aiken, Texas Policy Evaluation Project

2/27/20

Texas Monthly
How can I be optimistic when I feel negative?
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

The Dallas Morning News
The number of immigrant voters has doubled since 2000. What impact can they have on Texas politics?
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Austin American Statesman
Will 2020 be the year young Texans show up to vote? Experts are ‘cautiously optimistic’
Daron Shaw and Vitoria Defrancesco Soto, Government 

The Washington Post
What can we expect from the South Carolina primary and Super Tuesday?
Texas Politics Project

San Antonio Express-News
Not a hard sell’: Democratic presidential candidates run on overhaul of US health care system
Texas Politics Project

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Why Bernie Sanders is electable
Texas Politics Project

Texas Standard
A candidate’s progressive stance on immigration isn’t equivalent to Latino outreach
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

2/28/20

Texas Public Radio
Warren attempts to court Texas voters ahead of Super Tuesday
Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
Joe Biden had long held a lead with black voters in Texas. Will they stick with him?
Texas Politics Project

New Hampshire Public Radio
Texas holds Super Tuesday primary amid Democratic party changes
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Tablet Magazine
Why Bernie Sanders will win Texas
Sean Theriault, Government

Commonwealt
Is there still a West?
H.W. Brands, History

Feb. 21, 2020

2/15/20

KVUE
Democratic candidate Michael Bloomberg opening campaign offices in Central Texas
Texas Politics Project

Raw Story
How convicts, law enforcement and actor from ‘The Wire’ would end cycle of crime
Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
KRGV
Bernie Sanders leaps to first among Texas Democrats in latest University of Texas/Texas Tribune poll
Jim Henson and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Politico
‘We’d be f–ed’: Texas Dems sweat a Bernie Sanders ticket
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

The Dallas Morning News
Texas judges are inconsistent about ensuring minors’ right to an abortion, study says
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

The Federalist
Free Republic
At Valentine’s Day rally, Dallas shows Bernie Sanders some love
Texas Politics Project

The Marshall News Messenger
Impeachment left Texas voters sour on the president and both parties in Congress, UT/TT Poll finds
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

2/16/20

Houston Chronicle
Mike Bloomberg’s investment in Texas is paying off
Texas Politics Project

The American Prospect
Can Americans stop a demogauge?
Patricia Roberts-Miller, English

The Intercept
A professor was called a pedophile because of his work. Academics are keeping their distance.
Classics

Dallas Morning News
Who’s to blame for war crimes, front-line soldiers or commanders?
Paul Woodruff, Philosophy

Wall Street Journal
Survivors of church shootings run as gun-rights candidates
Harel Shapira, Sociology

2 Guys on Your Head
Intrusive thoughts
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

2/17/20

Dallas Observer
Weekend with Bernie: Thousands flock to Sanders rally in Mesquite
Texas Politics Project

KSAT San Antonio
KPRC Houston
MJ Hegar leads the Democratic US Senate candidates, UT/TT Poll finds
Daron Shaw and Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project and Government

The Texas Signal
John Cornyn vulnerable, MJ Hegar leading Democratic field
Texas Politics Project

Dallas Observer
What to watch for as Texas 2020 gets underway
Texas Politics Project

MSNBC
Will key union’s non-endorsement help Sanders or Biden in Nevada?
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

KMID
Former Congressman Chris Bell says experience gives him an edge to beat John Cornyn
Texas Politics Project

The New York Times
On politics: Bloomberg under the microscope
Texas Politics Project

CBS Austin
Will an early vote be wasted in Texas?
Texas Politics Project

Thrive Global
How to cope with a horrible boss, part II
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Los Angeles Times
As leaders spar over homelessness in Austin, California becomes a punching bag
Shannon O’Brien, Government

Texas Tribune
KSAT San Antonio
Texas Public Radio
Most Texans want lower property taxes and more school spending, UT/TT Poll finds
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

2/18/20

Texas Monthly
Daina Ramey Berry on the courageous and complex contributions of block women
Daina Ramey Berry, History

Texas Tribune
Support for background checks on all gun sales remain high, UT/TT Poll finds
Jim Henson and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
Border issues still loom in Texas voters’ views, UT/TT Poll finds
Daron Shaw, Texas Politics Project and Government

2/19/20

KXAN
A blue wave in Texas? Dems pour time, money into Lone Star campaigns
Texas Politics Project

Fox7
Discussing latest UT/Texas Tribune polls
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
Progrexas
TribCast, special edition: Our pollsters analyze the latest UT/TT Poll on primary races and issues in Texas
Daron Shaw and Jim Henson and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project and Government

EurekAlert
Changes to Title X mean contraception access for teens could worsen nationwide, study shows
Kari White, Texas Policy Evaluation Project

Houston Chronicle
With 2020 Census looming, it’s time to make sure Texans count
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

Houston Chronicle
Texas is ‘the big target’ for gun safety group planning $8M campaign
Texas Politics Project

KUT
Sanders’ support grows in Texas, but Democrats are split on plan to ditch private health insurance
Texas Politics Project

KVUE
Sen. Bernie Sanders bringing campaign to Austin this Sunday
Texas Politics Project

2/20/20

ABC7
Most Texas voters would admit refugees from other countries, new poll shows
Texas Politics Project

The Washington Post
The only surefire way to stop foreign interference in our elections
Augusta Dell’Omo, History

The Texas Tribune
In Democtrats’ low-informational judicial primaries, gender and ballot names may drive voters’ decisions
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government 

KVIA El Paso
Most Texas voters would admit refugees from other countries, new poll shows
Texas Politics Project

Austin American-Statesman
Hegar draws donors for final Senate push
Texas Politics Project

MSNBC
Dems go on attack at fiery Nevada debate
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

American Military News
Bloomberg’s anti-gun group planning $8 million Texas gun control campaign
Texas Politics Project

Bryan-College Station Eagle
In Democrats’ low-information judicial primaries, gender and ballot names may drive voters’ decisions
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

2/21/20

USA Today
Don’t pit slavery descendants against black immigrants. Racisim doesn’t know the difference.
Kevin Cokley, IUPRA 

Texas Tribune
Sanders cranks up Texas primary push with early voting underway
Texas Politics Project

Houston Chronicle
As Texas voting starts, here’s where moderate Democrats seeking the presidency stand on issues
Texas Politics Project

CNSNews
Al Gore quotes UN: ‘Every child in the world alive today will be a victim of the climate crisis
Texas Politics Project

MSNBC
Nevada gears up to caucus
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

Texas Tribune
Is Texas political sentiment changing?
Texas Politics Project

Houston Chronicle
Billionaire Tom Steyer launches attack ads in Houston against fellow billionaire Mike Bloomberg
Texas Politics Project

Austin American-Statesman
AOC backs Tzintzun Ramirez for Cornyn seat
Texas Politics Project

Austin American-Statesman
Senate candidate ‘Mama’ Garcia isn’t Hispanic, but she has ‘el corazon Latino’
Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
Lewd tweets, the N-word and just plain weirdness: A wild-card candidate rattles education board races
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

The New York Times
Democrats pile on Bernie Sanders as urgency grows
Texas Politics Project

Feb. 14, 2020

2/8/20

Austin American-Statesman
Austin district enrollment to decline 10% next decade, report says
IUPRA

2/9/20

KTBS
Trump gets an unwelcome surprise
Peniel Joseph, History

The Killeen Daily Herald
Annual Lecture Series scheduled for Feb. 27 at A&M-Central Texas’
Ashley Farmer, AADS

KXAN
Fox51
New poll shows Texans are concerned with affordable housing, homelessness
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

2/10/20

American School & University
Austin district projects a 10% enrollment decline over the next decade
IUPRA

Houston Public Media
Texas Tribune
Cristina Tzintzun Ramirez’s unlikely ally in her quest to take on John Cornyn: Alec Baldwin
Texas Politics Project

The New York Times
WTVB News
KFGO
Texas Democrats weighing ballots, bullets in 2020 campaigns
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Lubbock Online
Our view: Affordability, accessibility should be priorities for housing
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

2/11/20

The Washington Post
Greenwich Time
A newspaper requested public documents on gun ownership. Now its reporters are getting threats
Harel Shapira, Sociology

The New York Times
Young men embrace gender equality, but they still don’t vacuum
Joana Pepin, Population Research Center

SFGate
Experts rank the US Presidents from worst to best of all time
Jeremi Suri, History

Sapiens
The life and meaning of Margaret Mead
David Buss, Psychology

2/12/20

Waco Tribune-Herald
Get past squabbles this Valentine’s Day
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

The Hill
Three Senate primaries to watch on Super Tuesday
Texas Politics Project

Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Texas Republicans back strong presidential was powers, as long as he’s a Republican
Sanford Levinson, Government

Texas Tribune
How are the top Democratic US Senate candidates in Texas different? We asked them 11 questions to find out.
Texas Politics Project

2/13/20

CNN
Why we need to know the truth about Malcolm X
Peniel Joseph, History

VICE
The Toxic, hidden history of a black man castrated in a small Texas Town
Stephan Marshall, AADS

Ladders
Complaining rewires your brain to make future complaining more likely
James Pennebaker, Psychology

2/14/19

Texas Tribune
After strong finishes in Iowa and New Hampshire, Pete Buttigieg turns to Texas
Texas Politics Project

Stephenville Empire-Tribune
Fact check: How many bipartisan bills has Congress passed?
Sean Theriault, Government

Texas Tribune
KSAT
Bryan-College Station Eagle
Impeachment left Texas voters sour on the president and both parties in Congress, UT/TT Poll finds
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Texas Tribune
Bernie Sanders leaps to first among Texas Democrats in latest UT/TT Poll
Texas Politics Project

CNN
UT/TT Poll: Leading Democrats in Texas
Texas Politics Project

International Business Times
One-third of US voters expected to vote on Super Tuesday
Texas Politics Project

Newsweek
How to watch Democratic front-runner Bernie Sanders’ Texas rally
Texas Politics Project

ABC7
KTAB
Impeachment left Texas voters sour on the president and both parties in Congress, UT/TT Poll finds
Jim Henson, Texas Politics Project

Yahoo Movies
Knives come out for Bloomberg as billionaire former mayor rises in the polls
Texas Politics Project

The Hill
The Texas Signal
Austin American-Statesman
The Inquisitr
Sanders jumps to first among Dems in Texas, Trump still leads top contenders: poll
Josh Blank and Daron Shaw, Texas Politics Project and Government

WFAA
Bernie Sanders rallies supporters in Mesquite on Friday night
Texas Politics Project

Feb. 7, 2020

2/1/20

Borneo Bulletin Online
Ace the workplace without sweat: Eight ways to work smarter in 2020
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

Madison365
Real Talk with Henry Sanders
Nestor Rodriguez, Sociology

2/2/20

2 Guys on Your Head
Explanation accessibility
Art Markman, Psychology and HDO

North Texas Daily
Declaring Denton a “Bill of Rights protected county” is an empty move
Texas Politics Project

2/3/20

UTSA Today
Roadrunners celebrate Black History Month to honor heritage, promote inclusion
Peniel Joseph, History

Newswire
Experts now reveal writing offers mental health benefits
James Pennebaker, Psychology

Fox News Radio
The Campaign: The Iowa Caucus
Daron Shaw, Government

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Atlanta lags nationally in luring data centers
Nathan Jensen, Government

NPR
First in the Nation: The Iowa caucuses and the calendar
Peniel Joseph, History

Texas Standard
KUT
HPPR
Study finds Texas women are ‘self-managing’ abortions at a higher rate
Texas Policy Evaluation Project

2/4/20

Literary Hub
Jane Austen gritty educational reformer of the working class
Janine Barchas, English

Houston Chronicle
Trump will tout Ted Cruz’s private school vouchers bill in State of the Union
Texas Politics Project

Fox 7
UT professor shares thought on State of the Union
Jeremi Suri, History

Texas Tribune
KTSA
KPRC
ESPN San Antonio
Cornyn’s expected vote against impeachment is in tune with Republican voters in Texas
Jim Henson and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Fox Wilmington
Fox News Decision Desk member says impact of Iowa caucuses now ‘greatly diminished’
Daron Shaw, Government

2/5/20

BBC News
Why fewer US students want to learn about UK these days
British Studies

NBC
Critics sat Trump’s State of the Union address celebrates a racist America
Victoria DeFrancesco Soto, Government

Houston Chronicle
Front Porch Rockwall
Cornyn votes to acquit Trump
Jim Henson and Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Voice of America
Expanded U.S. travel ban renews fierce debate
Toyin Falola, History 

2/6/20

NBC News
To many black voters, Trump’s ouotreachi s more showmanship than substance
Eric McDaniel, Government 

Discover
From animals to human society
Rebecca Lewis, Anthropology 

Austin American Statesman
Poll: majority of Texans want state to step up role in affordable housing
Josh Blank, Texas Politics Project

Bradford Era
Pitt-Bradford plans events for Black History Month
Diana Berry, History and AADS

2/7/20

Austin American Statesman
UT professor Lisa B. Thompson’s work of the soul, on-stage and off
Lisa B. Thompson, African & African Diaspora Studies and Center for Womens & Gender Studies

Voice of America
Acquittal not the end of Trump’s battles with Democrats
Shannon Bow O’Brien, Government

CNN
The Oscars’ ‘Harriet Tubman problem’
Peniel Joseph, History