Emily Baer

University of New Hampshire

Political science professor at the University of New Hampshire.

Emily Baer on KCRW

The Democratic National Convention officially kicks off tonight in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Pros and cons of political conventions

The Democratic National Convention officially kicks off tonight in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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