This presentation will examine what a presidential election during a pandemic may look like. It will discuss the campaign strategies of both parties and examine their strengths and weaknesses. The presentation will also briefly explain the Electoral College and examine which states will be most important to watch on election night. The talk will conclude with a discussion of the down ballot races and who may control the Senate and therefore the Supreme Court.
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Michael Johns is Chair and Associate Professor of Political Science at Laurentian University in Sudbury, Ontario. He recently finished his term as Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Arts. His research focuses on issues of social cohesion in the European Union with particular interest in intra-EU migration and minority rights.