May 19th, 2021

By Georgia, I Think I Did It!

Last Friday, I was conferred a Master of Arts from the University of Georgia in Political Science. My final paper was on Women’s Electoral Success in the GOP. I worked on this paper in different forms for 5 years. It does not normally take 5 years to finish an advanced degree, but I was working, changing jobs and recovering for

April 12th, 2021

So….

I turned in my draft and some of the data and now I’m waiting for the notes. So keep you fingers crossed for me. Finally, I was able to get someone from NRCC to get some analysis on the 2020 election as it relates to women running for Congress. I believe they will follow up. We are getting ready for

March 2nd, 2021

Seeing the Finish Line

It’s a weird thing to do independent study. I haven’t been on campus all semester but I am working with my committee, Dr. Susan Haire and Dr. Charles Bullock, on my final paper about the electoral success of GOP women. So much has changed since I started this project in 2016. There are more women, but they are more representative