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IOP
IOP

Six New Fellows to Join IOP

Fox News contributor and former Republican congressman Jason Chaffetz, chief correspondent at The Washington Post Dan Balz, and former Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell are among this fall's fellows.

University President Drew G. Faust
Politics

Faust Met with Pence on D.C. Trip

University President Drew G. Faust met with Vice President Mike Pence last week on her fourth lobbying trip to the nation’s capital in 2017.

Unionization Vote
Politics

NLRB Official Rules to Invalidate Unionization Election

The ruling is the latest development in the drawn-out legal saga between the University and the union organizers since the initial election in November 2016.

Morning Joe Event
IOP

‘Morning Joe’ Hosts Speak at IOP Event

Speaking Wednesday evening in Washington, D.C., at an event organized by the Institute of Politics, Brzezinski and Scarborough told Harvard students about their collective experiences working in news media and politics.

Joe Biden at Class Day
Commencement

Joe Biden at Class Day

Joe Biden, former Vice President of the United States, spoke at Class Day 2017.

The Harvard Lobby
Central Administration

The Harvard Lobby

Three trips to D.C., 11 lawmakers, two amicus briefs. Under Trump, Harvard's lobbying efforts are heating up.

A Line To The Capitol
Politics

A Line To The Capitol

Debate Watch
College

Harvard Democrats and Republican Club Jointly Denounce Comey Firing

The College Democrats and Republican Club denounced President Donald Trump’s decision to fire James Comey, former director of the FBI, in an unusual joint statement.

Politics

Geospatial Intelligence Director Talks Satellite Technology and Government Intelligence

National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency Director Robert Cardillo argued for his agency’s critical role at the intersection of earth sciences and national security at a group gathering last month at Harvard Kennedy School.

IOP

Evidence of Russian Meddling in Election 'Overwhelming,' Clapper Says at IOP

Clapper described what he saw as “irrefutable” proof that Russia had meddled in the election, including cyberattacks, hacking, and propaganda.

Balloons Ready
Politics

IOP Youth Poll Shows Division With Desire for Unity

A new Institute of Politics poll found that just 32 percent of 18-to-29-year-old Americans approve of President Trump’s overall job performance so far.

Maggie Williams
IOP

Maggie Williams to Leave Institute of Politics

After three years as Director of the Institute of Politics, Maggie Williams will step down from the role and leave the IOP at the end of this semester.

John Kasich at IOP
Politics

Kasich Talks Election, Polarization at IOP

Harvard​ affiliates crowded into the Institute of Politics to listen to Ohio Governor John R. Kasich discuss his 2016 campaign for the Republican presidential nomination and the rising polarization in American politics Wednesday night.

European Union Special Representative
On Campus

European Union Special Representative

Former Foreign Minister of Spain and former European Union Special Representative to the Middle East Miguel Ángel Moratinos gave a lecture Tuesday afternoon on European Union security policy and the Middle East.

University President Drew G. Faust
College

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