Political expert available throughout the day to analyze New Hampshire primary results
January 8, 2008
Senators Barack Obama and John McCain hold onto their leads in the polls as the race for their party nominations turns to the voters of New Hampshire. A University of Minnesota political expert who can give analysis of results as they come in today is:
Paula OLoughlin, political science professor at the University of Minnesota, Morris
OLoughlin can explain why the states primary rules hurt Obama and McCain, what a New Hampshire victory will mean for candidates and other aspects of the race. She is an accomplished and nationally recognized scholar in political science and can also give a historical perspective on national elections.
Media Note: O'Loughlin is available only via phone except Thursday, Jan. 10 when she visits the Twin Cities.
To interview this expert, contact the University News Service, (612) 624-5551.