Category Archives: Media

Facebook Upholds Trump Ban (CTV News Channel)

Professor Stephen Farnsorth of the University of Mary Washington in Virginia, and author of the book, “Presidential Communication and Character: From Clinton and Cable to Twitter and Trump,” said that former presidents don’t really get the attention that a current president does.


Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring’s stiffest election challenge may come from his own party (Washington Post)

“The big question in Virginia Democratic politics right now is: Do they feel luckier than they have in the past? For decades, they’ve been really reluctant to move in a really liberal direction with their nominees out of fear they would lose the general election,” said Stephen Farnsworth, a political science professor at the University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg.


The tight battle for control of Virginia’s House of Delegates (WTOP)

University of Mary Washington political science professor Stephen Farnsworth says Democrats’ recent success in elections can be attributed to northern suburban counties drifting away from the GOP. “The key question nationally for the midterm elections is will traditionally Republican areas in the suburbs, revert back to being Republican now that Trump is no longer president?” he said.