Posts by Teagan Mayr

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Teagan Mayr

Teagan is an intern at TASC and a fourth-year student studying Political Science and Broadcast Journalism at Pennsylvania State University. She is pursuing minors in Civic and Community Engagement as well as Public Policy Leadership Across Sectors. At home, Teagan is a research assistant for the Center of Social Data Analytics at Penn State. She has special interests in public opinion and social equity. 

Ireland Shows a Wave of Young Political Candidates: Why Other Nations Should Follow Suit

Teagan Mayr 04/07/2024

Last Thursday the United States held its first general election debate, attended by assumed nominees former President Donald Trump and President Joe Biden. For the first time in years, the American people were able to agree on something — both candidates’ performance was lackluster. Despite low approval ratings for both candidates and general …

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