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Farnsworth discusses Capitol Hill riot hearings (CP24.com)

Professor Stephen Farnsworth of the University of Mary Washington in Virginia said that searing testimony of the police officers guarding the U.S. Capitol during the January 6, 2021 insurrection should make it clear to everyone just how  dangerous the rioters  were, and how close the nation came to disaster that day.

Farnsworth discusses Capitol Hill riot hearings (CP24.com)

2022’s midterm elections already are pressuring Democrats, as Wall Street ‘might be praying for Republican gains’ (MarketWatch)

Wall Street’s interest in next year’s midterm elections arises from Biden’s proposed hike for taxes on capital gains, said Stephen Farnsworth, a professor of political science at the University of Mary Washington in Virginia.

2022’s midterm elections already are pressuring Democrats, as Wall Street ‘might be praying for Republican gains’ (MarketWatch)

Trump joins Rumble as his search for alternative social media platform continues (ABC 6)

“Former presidents have never been able to dominate the discourse because the vast majority of the attention is directed toward the president in office, and fewer still have tried to remain as publicly visible as former President Trump is trying to be,” said Stephen Farnsworth, director of the Center for Leadership and Media Studies at the University of Mary Washington and author of “Presidential Communication and Character: White House News Management from Clinton and Cable to Twitter and Trump.”

Trump joins Rumble as his search for alternative social media platform continues (ABC 6)

Democrats Playing Too Nice? (CTV News Canada)

Professor Stephen Farnsworth of the University of Mary Washington said that in a 50-50 US Senate,  Democratic senators can only go as far as the most moderate Democratic senator is willing to go.  Without every single Democratic senator voting for filibuster reform, most of President Biden's agenda will be blocked by Republicans, Farnsworth said.

Democrats Playing Too Nice? (CTV News Canada)