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Obama Strategist Inaugurates UChicago Politics Institute (VIDEO)

By Jspace Staff on 1/22/2012 at 2:24 PM

Categories: United States, Politics

Obama campaign strategist David Axelrod has announced a new non-partisan institute of politics at the University of Chicago, which he will head in 2013 after the close of the presidential election. "If years from now I run across young people who have participated in this Institute who are now writers and staffers and yes, candidates, we'll have done our job well," Axelrod said. The University of Chicago institute will be modeled after Harvard’s Institute of Politics, which was started half a century ago …More