How does having daughters impact male legislators when voting on issues of Women’s Health? A twelve year look into Oklahoma legislative voting on Women’s Issues

Gloria Noble, University of Oklahoma Courtney Kellogg, University of Oklahoma December 2017 It is well documented that parental political ideology is a significant predictor of the ideology of their children (Gelman 2013; Oswald and Powdthavee 2010; Washington 2008). Recent research, however, has been contradictory on whether children can affect parental ideology. When the affect is … Continue reading How does having daughters impact male legislators when voting on issues of Women’s Health? A twelve year look into Oklahoma legislative voting on Women’s Issues

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Does Political Rhetoric Mobilize Women? Donald Trump and the Feminist Movement

University of Oklahoma Does Political Rhetoric Mobilize Women? Donald Trump and the Feminist Movement Caroline Graham, Shaya Kellogg, Gloria Noble, and Alexa Smart Gender, Power Dr. Israel Trummel May 12, 2017 Abstract In 1992, Anita Hill’s testimony against Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas did not stop or end the confirmation hearing, but mobilized women in … Continue reading Does Political Rhetoric Mobilize Women? Donald Trump and the Feminist Movement

Millennials Did Not Behave As Expected in General Election

Elizabeth Sims | OUCovers16 Reporter | @elizabethsimsou Gloria Noble | OUCovers16 Editor | @glorianoble_ OUCovers16 conducted a post-election survey to track millennial voting trends in Texas and Oklahoma. The questions were designed to see how people voted and what issues could have contributed to their vote. We predicted minorities would vote predominantly Democrat, whites would … Continue reading Millennials Did Not Behave As Expected in General Election

Trump to visit the Lone Star State as the Presumptive GOP Nominee

GOP presumptive nominee Donald Trump is set to visit the Lone Star state over the coming weekend. This will be Trump's first trip to Texas as the presumptive nominee for the Republican party. According to the Trump campaign website, the real estate mogul plans to make four stops in Texas: Houston, The Woodlands, San Antonio … Continue reading Trump to visit the Lone Star State as the Presumptive GOP Nominee

How to Caucus: The Guide to Political Iowa

For those unfamiliar with the ways of political Iowa. caucus /ˈkôkəs/ noun 1. a meeting of the members of a legislative body who are members of a particular political party, to select candidates or decide policy. 2. a group of people with shared concerns within a political party or larger organization. verb NORTH AMERICA 1. … Continue reading How to Caucus: The Guide to Political Iowa

Influential Women Rally Around Clinton

AMES/DES MOINES IOWA- Prominent women are arriving in Iowa to support former Secretary of State and now Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. Clinton has been gaining the support of influential women in leading roles across the country and these women are proud to endorse the former New York Senator. Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards spent … Continue reading Influential Women Rally Around Clinton

Jeb Bush Adds Fuel to the Clinton/Trump Conspiracy

It started as a joke, or for those obsessed with conspiracies, a new obsession. The conspiracy? Donald Trump is running for president of the United States only to concede to Hillary Clinton. Former Florida Gov. Jeb accuses Trump and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in his new ad of having a secret master plan: … Continue reading Jeb Bush Adds Fuel to the Clinton/Trump Conspiracy