Sarah A. Binder
Professor of Political Science
Professor Binder's research focuses on Congress, congressional development, and political parties.
Binder is currently co-authoring Monetary Politics, a book about the relationship between Congress and the Federal Reserve over the Fed's first century.
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.
by appointment only
PSC 2218W Legislative Politics
PSC 8210 American Political Process