Center on Congress

January 23, 2015

In Washington on Tuesday, Jan. 27, the Center on Congress at Indiana University is co-hosting its annual free seminar to help reporters understand the federal budget and the congressional budget process — its substance, politics and personalities, and how to find good stories in it. 

The President is scheduled to release his proposed fiscal 2016 budget on Feb 2. This seminar will help any...

January 15, 2015

Margaret Warner, chief foreign correspondent for the PBS NewsHour program, will speak at Indiana University Bloomington Feb. 2, and while on campus she will receive the Lee H. Hamilton Public Service Fellowship.

Warner has covered the world’s hotspots, including revolution in Egypt, wars in Iraq, Afghanistan and Syria, and political developments in the Middle East, China, Russia, Mexico and...

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,...

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