Lisa Hager

PoliSci Profs: Judge Hearings

Oct 15, 2020
NPR

In The Moment … October 15, 2020 Show 921 Hour 1

Amy Coney Barrett, President Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court, sat for nearly 20 hours of questioning by 22 members of the Senate Judiciary Committee over two days. What have we learned thus far? Lisa Hager, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor of Political Science at South Dakota State University. David Wiltse, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of Political Science at South Dakota State University.

 

PoliSci Profs: Election 2020

Sep 10, 2020
NPR

In The Moment … September 10, 2020 Show 899 Hour 1

PoliSci Profs: Biden Chooses Harris

Aug 13, 2020
NPR

In The Moment … August 13, 2020 Show 880 Hour 1

When Kamala Harris appeared with Joe Biden on Wednesday as his running mate for the first time, the speculation around why Biden chose her ranged widely. Some said it's simply identity politics, while others argued her determined personality and background a prosecutor makes her the right fit for taking on Trump. Joining us with more are Lisa Hager, an assistant professor of Political Science at South Dakota State University, and David Wiltse, he's an associate professor of Political Science at South Dakota State University.​

PoliSci Profs: Policing & Protests

Jun 11, 2020

In The Moment … June 11, 2020 Show 836 Hour 1

Joining us are Lisa Hager, assistant professor of Political Science at South Dakota State University, and David Wiltse, an associate professor of Political Science at South Dakota State University.​​

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PoliSci Profs: COVID & Our Political Institutions

May 14, 2020

In The Moment … May 14, 2020 Show 817 Hour 1

Is government shrinking or growing? How is the American presidency changing? And how is the pandemic peeling back the curtain of the capacity of the administrative branch? It's been quite a year in national politics. Helping us sort through the noise and think more broadly about the times we are living in, we welcome Lisa Hager and David Wiltse back to In the Moment.  Wiltse is an Associate Professor of Political Science at South Dakota State University. Hager is an Assistant Professor of Political Science, also at SDSU. 

PoliSci Profs: COVID & Your Rights

Apr 9, 2020

In The Moment ... April 9, 2020 Show 792 Hour 1

Since the first coronavirus cases were documented on U.S. soil, Americans have been looking to China, the Republic of Korea, and Italy for insight into what was ahead and how to manage it. South Dakotans have their eyes on New York City, Louisiana, and California as well as places like Sioux Falls and Beadle County. All of these places have different restrictions in efforts to contain the contagion.

COVID-19 & The Democratic Primaries

Mar 19, 2020
SDPB

In The Moment ... March 19, 2020 Show 777 Hour 1

South Dakota Public Broadcasting brings you the latest on the coronavirus pandemic and how it is impacting South Dakota public health, supply chains, and economy. We're also talking about the politics of the pandemic.

How is COVID-19 affecting the democratic primaries?

Lisa Hager is an assistant professor of Political Science at South Dakota State University, and David Wiltse, he's an associate professor of Political Science at South Dakota State University.​​

PoliSci Profs: Trump Acquitted

Feb 6, 2020
SDPB

In The Moment ... February 6, 2020 Show 748 Hour 1

Impeachment is over; President Trump has been acquitted. What does this tell us about the state of our democracy? Will the partisan divide be healed in the foreseeable future? To answer these sorts of questions, we invite the PoliSci Professors. Lisa Hager is an assistant professor of Political Science at South Dakota State University, and David Wiltse, he's an associate professor of Political Science at South Dakota State University.​ 

SDPB

In The Moment ... January 9, 2020 Show 730 Hour 1

What is the status of impeachment? Why are we seeing this delay in the articles being sent to the senate? How is congress reacting to the situation in Iran?  Lisa Hager is an assistant professor of Political Science at South Dakota State University, and David Wiltse, associate professor of Political Science at South Dakota State University join us.  

Politics and public policy reporting is supported by The Center for Western Studies at Augustana University

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The United States House of Representatives has begun the historic debate over the impeachment of President Donald J. Trump.

We're joined by David Wiltse, Associate Professor of Political Science, and Lisa Hager, Assistant Professor of Political Science at South Dakota State University for perspective on the day.

They join us from the Jeanine Basinger Studio on the SDSU campus.

News: Nov 9 - 15

Nov 15, 2019
SDPB

State tourism officials say it’s been a challenging summer for the state’s number two industry.

Education majors at Augustana University have the opportunity to experience cutting-edge classroom tools through Makerspace workshops. 

A second tribe in South Dakota has adopted hate crime protections for LGBT people.

We ask USD’s Mike Allgrunn Ph.D., “What's the economic impact of giving?”

Breast cancer survivors who’ve undergone mastectomies have a new, crafty option in artificial breasts.

SDPB

In The Moment ... November 14, 2019 Show 700 Hour 1

Yesterday marked the first day of public hearings for the impeachment inquiry regarding President Donald Trump. South Dakota Public Broadcasting is airing the public hearings live on SDPB Radio and SDPB TV.  

NPR has brought you coverage and analysis, but today we'd like to offer a South Dakota perspective. Lisa Hager is an Assistant Professor of Political Science at South Dakota State University, and David Wiltse, he's an Associate Professor of Political Science at South Dakota State University.

SDPB

In The Moment ... October 10, 2019 Show 677 Hour 1

There's been a lot of talk lately regarding impeachment. But what exactly would have to happen for a president to be impeached?

David Wiltse, Associate Professor of Political Science, and Lisa Hager, Assistant Professor of Political Science at South Dakota State University, discuss the topic as they join from the Jeanine Basinger Studio on the SDSU campus.