Center on Congress

August 27, 2014

Indiana University political scientist Edward G. Carmines, who is Director of Research for the Center on Congress, has co-authored an article shedding light on how competitive congressional campaigns impact citizens’ attitudes and behavior.

Published in the Journal of Elections, Public Opinion and Parties,...

August 13, 2014

Now available as an iPad app and on the Web is “Freedom Summer and the Civil Rights Act of 1964,” a game-based interactive learning module from the IU Center on Congress that explores the...

July 23, 2014

Former members of the 9/11 Commission gathered in Washington, D.C. July 22 to announce a new report, “Today's Rising Terrorist Threat and the Danger to the United States: Reflections on the Tenth Anniversary of The 9/11 Commission Report.” In a video, President Obama praised the Commission’s leaders, former New Jersey Gov. Thomas H. Kean and former U.S. Rep. Lee Hamilton of Indiana. Here is a...

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