Politics & Policy

Tracy Osborn and Jonathan Winburn

Redistricting and polarization in 2017

Tracy Osborn, director of the Politics and Policy Research Program, and Jonathan Winburn from the University of Mississippi talk to KGAN's Iowa In Focus Host Kevin Barry about how redistricting has been around for centuries, but was used to an extreme never seen before around 2010.


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Politics & Policy

The Politics and Policy Program conducts research on local, state, national and international government and politics, and how these politics affect the creation of public policy.  We also consider whether and to what extent governments “work” and the implications of government design.