Sarah Palin’s high-profile endorsement of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign in Iowa last week continues to dominate the news cycle. Many view Palin’s motives for endorsing Trump as sheer opportunism, while […]
Author: Melissa Deckman
Melissa Deckman is the Louis L. Goldstein professor of public affairs at Washington College in Maryland. She is the author or co-author of four books, including School Board Battles: The Christian Right in Local Politics, winner of the 2007 Hubert Morken Award from the American Political Science Association for the best book on religion and politics. She is also a co-author of the best-selling textbook Women and Politics, with Julie Dolan and Michele L. Swers.