Despite Dems’ deals with Trump, Hollywood resistance holds firm at Emmys
NC State Prof. Michael Cobb says the glimmers of cooperation between the president and Democrats may be driven by expediency.
Golden Globes Attacks on Trump Test Limits of Celebrity Influence
Meryl Streep’s speech resonated with its Golden Globes audience, but probably had little influence over those who dislike Hollywood. An NC State political scientist has studied the impact of celebrity endorsements. Michael Cobb, political science, featured.
Lending Insight to Election 2016
Scholars from NC State’s School of Public and International Affairs are helping inform voters during election season. Check out these news stories and other media featuring political scientists Michael Cobb, Steven Greene, Mark Nance and Andy Taylor.
General Election Forum
Join us before the first presidential debate for a panel discussion about the 2016 election. Panelists from NC State's School of Public and International Affairs will share election insight and their thoughts on what's to come.
‘West Wing’ Cast Stumps for Hillary: Can Celebrities Help?
According to an NC State political scientist, having celebrity friends and allies does not necessarily translate into political clout. Michael Cobb, School of Public and International Affairs, featured.