Professor Lisa Burns quoted in The Hill about one of Obama’s most potent weapons

Lisa Burns, associate professor of media studies and public relations in the School of Communications, was quoted in The Hill about the power first ladies have in helping their husbands win reelection campaigns.

“Laura Bush was always incredibly popular. Even during the reelection campaign, when her husband’s numbers had dipped, they were able to send her out there as someone whom people liked and someone whom people respected,” she is quoted as saying.

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