Articles by Jamie Monogan

Jamie Monogan

Jamie Monogan

Jamie Monogan is an associate professor in the Department of Political Science, which is part of the School of Public and International Affairs at the University of Georgia. He earned his Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. His primary research interests are in political methodology and American politics. In political methodology, much of his current research focuses on the analysis of geographically referenced and time-dependent data. In American politics, he studies state politics and policy, representation, public opinion, and elections.

The Prospect of Escalating the War on Drugs in the Trump Administration

When issues of personal vice come onto the American political scene, they persistently stay on the agenda. What are the odds that an issue like drug usage could suddenly lurch onto the national agenda under President Donald Trump’s administration? The ingredients and political dynamics are currently present for drug policy to become a big issue in the United States.