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Professor Susan MacManus discusses how Hurricane Sandy will affect election, voting

By on October 30th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 3:50 pm

Presidential candidates Barack Obama and Mitt Romney took a few days off of the campaign trail as a result of Hurricane Sandy’s trek across the Northeast. Both candidates have been using other politicians as representatives in their absence and have planned to get back to campaigning this week to visit crucial areas.

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What to expect in tonight’s debates

By on October 3rd, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:42 pm

USA Today released a poll earlier saying only 2 out of 10 people will be influenced by the debate, but USF Professor Susan MacManus says when its comes to Florida that means a lot.

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Mitt Romney’s remarks at private fundraising dinner in Boca Raton possibly threaten his campaign

By on September 18th, 2012 | Last updated: September 18, 2012 at 6:30 pm

Mitt Romney stands by remarks made at a private fundraising dinner in May that shed an unfavorable light on 47 percent of Americans.

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Poll boosts are waning for Obama, Romney

By on September 11th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:39 pm

There was a small bounce for each Romney and Obama after their respective party conventions, however that effect has already begun to wane, says Susan McManus, a professor at the University of South Florida.

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Study shows approval for president’s foreign policy has declined globally

By on June 14th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:03 am

A study shows approval for President Obama’s foreign policy has significantly declined around the globe. A survey conducted by the Pew Research Center’s Global Attitudes Project of 21 different countries reveals that support for the president’s international policies has dropped […]

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Out-of-state congressional donations on the rise

By on May 18th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:33 am

It’s happening in several congressional races, in states like Nebraska, Montana and Ohio. Millions of dollars from out-of-state donors and outside groups are fueling candidates’ war chests. Last week in Indiana, outside money helped Richard Mourdock beat out six-term incumbent Senator […]

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