Elections have Consequences, Part 2
Steven L. Taylor
Sunday, January 29, 2017
Via the BBC: MP Zahawi says Trump order banning him from US is ‘demeaning and sad’
Tory MP Nadhim Zahawi has said the executive order from President Trump bans him from the US and makes him feel discriminated against for the first time since he was a child.
A British citizen born in Iraq, and a Conservative member of Parliament cannot travel to the US as a result of the President’s actions.
About Steven L. Taylor
Steven L. Taylor is a Professor of Political Science and a College of Arts and Sciences Dean. His main areas of expertise include parties, elections, and the institutional design of democracies. His most recent book is the co-authored A Different Democracy: American Government in a 31-Country Perspective.
He earned his Ph.D. from the University of Texas and his BA from the University of California, Irvine. He has been blogging since 2003 (originally at the now defunct Poliblog).
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