Election Center

GVSU Expert Sources

The 2012 General Election will have great importance in Michigan and nationally. Grand Valley State University has experts available for comment.

Browse the topics at left for some of our top experts. For topics not listed or assistance in scheduling interviews, contact News and Information Services at (616) 331-2221.


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According to psychology professor Michael Wolf, "Specific language use can influence the way in which people think about specific issues or candidates. For example, the phrase 'tax relief' makes a person equate taxes with a disease that one needs relief from. That makes the listener more open to policies that favor tax cuts."



Fred Antczak

Fred Antczak

Fred Antczak, dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, is an expert on political rhetoric


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