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2019 

We follow the news and occasionally we make it ourselves. Here are some of our most recent Opinion Editorials for Gallup.com, FoxNews.com, YouTube videos, and other published works. Check back with us often as we frequently update this page..

 

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GALLUP.COM    

NOVEMBER 8, 2019
"Trump's Impeachment and Opinion Formation in the Digital Age," "Despite all the legislative and media coverage around impeachment, political science suggests Americans may get most of their information from each other."

by V. Lance Tarrance, Jr.  

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LANCE'S IMPEACHMENT ARTICLE WAS LISTED ON NOVEMBER 12, 2019 IN THE "POLLS AND DATA" SECTION OF THE COOK POLITICAL REPORT  AS "SOME OF THE BEST THINGS THAT THE COOK POLITICAL REPORT'S EDITORS HAVE READ AND LISTENED TO THIS WEEK."

LANCE TARRANCE AND ORLANDO SANCHEZ

                  

TEXAS LATINO GOP PAC    

SEPTEMBER 13, 2019
"Beyond the Wall: A Texas Alternative," "The Texas Latino GOP PAC released a Texas poll conducted in 5 of the largest urban counties in Texas, among 500 Republican Primary voters, which was designed to test a new GOP approach for campaigning for the Hispanic vote in 2020 and to identify Democratic reform proposals that should be the top targets for Republicans to campaign against in 2020.."

  

This poll calls for a “Beyond the Wall” strategy for use by Republican candidates.

Watch the Press Conference for more information.

                  

GALLUP.COM    

SEPTEMBER 2, 2019
"Patriotism's Reshaping of the Parties and the 2020 Election," "American pride has become more of a partisan issue under the Trump presidency and could enter into the 2020 campaign."

by V. Lance Tarrance, Jr.  

                  

GALLUP.COM    

JULY 12, 2019
"Despite U.S. Economic Success, Financial Anxiety Remains," "With the U.S. economy less concerning to Americans under Trump, anxiety about pocketbook issues could be a bigger factor than usual in their vote."

by V. Lance Tarrance, Jr.  

                  

GALLUP.COM    

APRIL 11, 2019
"Public Opinion and U.S. Engagement With the World," "President Donald Trump's still-evolving foreign policy doctrine is the subject of contentious debate within the foreign policy establishment. The disagreement stems from such things as the administration's unconventional approach to dealing with U.S. allies (including Germany, Canada, and NATO more broadly), as well as with less friendly actors in Russia, North Korea and Syria."

by V. Lance Tarrance, Jr.  

                  

GALLUP.COM    

APRIL 10, 2019​
"Measuring the Fault Lines in Current U.S. Foreign Policy," "Two years into a presidency that continues to question America's global self-interests, debate continues over whether the United States should be the world's policeman, a sideline referee for world problems, or simply a self-interested bystander carrying a "big stick." In a recent opinion article in the Wall Street Journal (March 5, 2019), Walter Mead argued that "There is no more important question in world politics than this: Will U.S. public opinion continue to support an active and strategically focused foreign policy?" by V. Lance Tarrance Jr.
 

                  

GALLUP.COM    

FEBRUARY 20, 2019​
"Americans Split on Outlook for U.S. Power," "There has been a political-intellectual debate throughout the past several decades concerning an alleged decline of the U.S. as an unrivaled superpower, a decline that mirrors a familiar cycle in the history of world leaders."

by V. Lance Tarrance, Jr.  

News/Views 2018