Boehner's resignation will be test to see if Tea Party is more 'bark or bite,' KU professor says

House Speaker John Boehner unexpectedly announced Friday morning he would resign his leadership post and give up his congressional seat by the end of October. … Continue reading

Social instability — not the U.S. — is greatest threat to Chinese ruling party, researcher says

As Chinese president Xi Jinping visits the United States, a University of Kansas researcher who studies the wealth gap in China and U.S.-China relations says … Continue reading

Media advisory: Branding repercussions expected in Volkswagen emissions scandal, professors say

A University of Kansas researcher of public opinion related to environmental policies and a marketing expert are available to discuss the Volkswagen scandal regarding the … Continue reading