Political Sciences Professors Dick Simpson and Christopher Mooney Discuss Recent Chicago Visits by Donald Trump and Barack Obama on the Chicago Tribune

UIC political scientists Dick Simpson and Christopher Mooney were interviewed in separate Chicago Tribune articles.

Mooney said the President Trump will likely to use today’s trip to Chicago to revisit his list of grievances against the city and its Democratic leadership. http://bit.ly/340UBya (subscription required)

Simpson addressed former President Barack Obama’s Tuesday visit to Chicago and noted Obama will avoid controversial topics and it’s unlikely that he’ll discuss politics. http://bit.ly/2Jv0WtN