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Will politics take off the month of August?

August 5, 2016 TIME

With Congress in recess and many people on vacation, national politics are supposed to hit a late-summer lull. That may no longer be the case, according to Wendy Schiller, professor of political science. "That’s an outdated view of presidential campaigning,” she said, a change that dates back to 2004.

Will politics take off the month of August? (comments by Wendy Schiller) – TIME