Forecasting and Who Wins the Presidency and Senate – October 13
Jessica Taylor, editor of the Cook Report senate and governor section, details the science of forecasting and the predictions on the presidential and U.S. Senate races, including Colorado. Korbel School Dean, Fritz Mayer, will participate. Join the Zoom program at 3:00 pm on October 13. REGISTER HERE
Election Night 2020: Long Night, Long Count – October 16
What will election night look like in a state with mail-back voting? When can we expect results and how will they be reported? Join Colorado election officials and media leaders to hear the plans and concerns. Mark your calendar for October 16 at 3:00 pm on Zoom. REGISTER HERE
Colorado Political Experts Election Panel: Presidential, Senate and Third Congressional – October 21
Colorado’s best political analysts – Sheila MacDonald, Democratic consultant; Dick Wadhams, former Republican Chairman; and Joey Bunch, Colorado Politics editor – will share their assessments of the major races and ballot issues as early voting starts. They will also discuss Election Night and what they expect as the returns roll in. Zoom, October 21 at 3:00 pm. REGISTER HERE
Election 2020: What Happened? Why? – November 4
On November 4, Dean Fritz Mayer and Professor Floyd Ciruli will discuss the available results and lead a conversation of what happened and why. Zoom, 3:00 pm, November 4. SAVE THE DATE
Foreign Policy Impact: U.S. and Japan – November 11
Join Ambassador Christopher Hill from Columbia University and Toshihiro Nakayama from Keio University in Tokyo, Japan, for our update on the U.S. election results and the foreign policy implications for the U.S. and Japan alliance from the elections in both countries (Japan just changed Prime Ministers through a parliamentary party selection). The relationship with China will also be discussed. Zoom, 3:00 pm, November 11. SAVE THE DATE
Podcast: Political Polls: Can We Trust Them?
For those of you who want to know more about what happened with the 2016 presidential polls and if it could happen again, tune into a DU RadioEd podcast for a discussion with Professor Floyd Ciruli on the subject. LISTEN HERE
The U.S. and China in the 2020 Election – A New Cold War?
Professors Floyd Ciruli and Suisheng “Sam” Zhao discussed the issues to 200 friends of the Crossley Center. Is China an issue in the 2020 election? Will the next administration inherit a new Cold War regardless of who wins? WATCH VIDEO