Researching Hispanics and Politics in Congress

My research is centered almost completely on the study of congressional elections and representation. Throughout my career I have spent a considerable amount of time searching for data related to the race and ethnicity of candidates for and members of Congress. I have found many reliable resources for historical records and current data about candidates and … Continue reading Researching Hispanics and Politics in Congress


This is my first post here. I think the most appropriate thing to do as a woman in political science is to share the link to #WomenAlsoKnowStuff. This response to gender bias in media and our discipline is inspiring, especially during this year's presidential campaign. Why? Because the path paved by the late great Shirley Chisholm, as the first … Continue reading #WomenAlsoKnowStuff