IGS grad student Doug Ahler and former grad student David Broockman describe Donald Trump as an ideological moderate in the Washington Post's Monkey Cage blog.
IGS affiliated faculty John Yoo was quoted on whether Ted Cruz's Canadian birth should keep him off the ballot, on HeraldNet.
IGS Associate Director Ethan Rarick was quoted in a Los Angeles Times article on Gov. Jerry Brown's planned participation in next month's UN climate change summit in Paris.
Ethan Rarick was quoted in Governing's article on Gov. Jerry Brown, one of the magazine's 2015 Public Officials of the Year. Rarick is Associate Director of IGS and the director of the Matsui Center at IGS.
Taeku Lee was cited in the New York Times op-ed, "Why Are Asian-Americans Such Loyal Democrats?" Lee is an IGS affiliated faculty.
Two IGS alums won elected office on Nov. 3: Former IGS researcher Josh Fryday was elected to the Novato City Council, and former Cal in Sac fellow Clayton Koo was elected to the Jefferson Elementary School District School Board.
IGS Director Jack Citrin was quoted in the Daily Cal in an article on professor Lisa García Bedolla's study examining methods of mobilizing underrepresented-minority voters.
A study by Gabriel Lenz was cited in a Salon article on the potential effects of an election-year recession. Gabriel Lenz is a member of the IGS Faculty Advisory Committee.
Irene Bloemraad was a featured guest on KQED Forum on October 21, speaking on Justin Trudeau's election as Canadian prime minister. Bloemraad, chair of the Canadian Studies department, is an IGS affiliated faculty.