William Mayer

Professor of Political Science, Northeastern University

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Professor of Political Science at Northeastern University and author of four books on the presidential nomination process

William Mayer on KCRW

Forget about those "decisive results" predicted for both parties just a few weeks ago.  Super Tuesday leaves the two remaining Democrats virtually tied and Republicans sharply divided…

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Forget about those "decisive results" predicted for both parties just a few weeks ago.  Super Tuesday leaves the two remaining Democrats virtually tied and Republicans sharply divided…

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With caucuses scheduled for early next year, Nevada's Democratic Party scheduled a presidential debate on the Republican-leaning  Fox Cable News Channel  this coming August.

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With caucuses scheduled for early next year, Nevada's Democratic Party scheduled a presidential debate on the Republican-leaning Fox Cable News Channel this coming August.

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