Sarah A. Binder
Professor of Political Science
Professor Binder's research focuses on Congress, congressional development, and political parties.
Professor Binder has written Advice & Dissent: The Struggle to Shape the Federal Judiciary, with Forrest Maltzman (Brookings 2009), Stalemate: Causes and Consequences of Legislative Gridlock (Brookings, 2003), Minority Rights, Majority Rule: Partisanship and the Development of Congress (Cambridge, 1997) and Politics or Principle? Filibustering in the United States Senate, with Steven S. Smith (Brookings, 1997). Her work has appeared in the American Political Science Review, Journal of Politics, Legislative Studies Quarterly, and elsewhere.