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Farnsworth Comments in News Reports on Capitol Hill Riot Hearing

Professor of Political Science Stephen Farnsworth was featured by several sources for his opinions and expertise on the Capitol Hill riot. "The hearing that started last night and will be continuing in the coming weeks is really trying to put all the pieces together," Farnsworth told CTV News Canada.

 

Watch the clip: Capitol Hill Riot.

Farnsworth spoke on the same subject to:

Farnsworth also was featured on other topics by regional and national news outlets.

The U.S. Investigation Into the Jan. 6th Capitol Hill Attack (Global News Radio 640 Toronto)

"I think there are a couple of things to recognize with the conversations so far. First of all,  almost all of the voices you are hearing are Republicans who are inside the administration," said Stephen Farnsworth, professor of political science at the University of Mary Washington.

 

The U.S. Investigation Into the Jan. 6th Capitol Hill Attack (Global News Radio 640 Toronto)

Biden readies for balancing act in first late-night sit-down (The Hill)

“The reality is that Joe Biden came to office with an immensely long list of challenges: From COVID, to instability in eastern Europe, to trying to bring the country together after Jan. 6,” said Stephen Farnsworth, co-author of the book “Late Night with Trump: Political Humor and the American Presidency.”

Biden readies for balancing act in first late-night sit-down (The Hill)

Farnsworth Talks Virginia Budget in Washington Post

University of Mary Washington Professor of Political Science Stephen Farnsworth commented on the state of Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin's first budget in The Washington Post. “The governor and the legislature have demonstrated how effectively they can generate gridlock on most issues so far, and now the challenge is how to demonstrate that you can govern,” Farnsworth said in the piece. Read more.

 

Dr. Farnsworth was also quoted in other media.

Budget includes money for Hurley, paying off debt on Central Virginia Training Center (Cardinal News)

Stephen J. Farnsworth, a political scientist at the University of Mary Washington, said that the budget deal – if approved by all the players – is a win for Youngkin, a win for the Democrats in the legislature, and a win for consumers.

Budget includes money for Hurley, paying off debt on Central Virginia Training Center (Cardinal News)