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Ken Collier

7:00pm

Thu November 6, 2014
Election Night 2014

Election Night 2014 with NPR News and Kate Archer Kent

Airs Tuesday, November 4 at 7 p.m.  Control of the Senate is up for grabs in this midterm election and Red River Radio will bring you NPR election coverage Tuesday featuring local updates and analysis from political scientists in our region. We’ll hear from Jeffrey Sadow of LSU Shreveport, Greg Granger of Northwestern State, Paul Babbitt of Southern Arkansas University, and Ken Collier of Stephen F. Austin State.

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9:13am

Wed November 5, 2014
Politics

Ark-La-Tex political scientists sound off on regional election trends

Political scientists from the Red River region's universities examine prevailing trends they saw come out of the midterm election.

On the Dec. 6 runoff between Democratic U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu and Republican challenger U.S. Rep. Bill Cassidy:

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8:42am

Wed November 7, 2012
Politics

Ark-La-Tex political scientists weigh in on election results

Area political scientists have takeaways from Tuesday's election returns.

Louisiana’s big turnout matters, according to Greg Granger a professor of history and political science at Northwestern State University in Natchitoches. Granger said turnout was high, despite the fact that many races were uneventful contests.

"When we have a tight election, I think people think their vote matters more, and they're more likely to turn out,” Granger said.

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