The Princeton Community Democratic Organization will hold its monthly membership meeting on Sunday, April 23, from 7:30 to 9:00 p.m., at the Suzanne Patterson Center behind Monument Hall in Princeton. Doors will open at 7:00.
Brandice Canes-Wrone, the Donald E. Stokes Professor of Public and International Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University, will speak on the impact of campaign donors on congressional and presidential behavior. Professor Canes-Wrone is the author of the award-winning Who Leads Whom? Presidents, Policy, and the Public, and of a wide array of scholarly articles on American politics, including topics such as judicial elections and the economic impact of policy uncertainty. Prior to returning to Princeton as a professor in 2004 (she received her AB from Princeton in 1993), she held faculty positions at MIT, Northwestern, and CalTech.
The event is free and open to the public.
Future monthly meetings of the PCDO will be held on May 21, and June 11 at 7 p.m. at the Suzanne Patterson Center. The May 21 meeting with be devoted to the topic “Getting Beyond Racism, Part 3: Voices of the Next Generation,” the third part of our series on race in the twenty-first century. Additional topics and speakers will be announced, as will the date and location of the PCDO Picnic, which will be held in July.