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Watch: UMass Political Scientist Alex Theodoridis Moderates All-Star Political Panel at the University of Virginia

Alex Theodoridis
Alex Theodoridis

Alex Theodoridis, associate professor of political science and co-director of the UMass Amherst Poll, moderated an all-star panel of political experts on April 6 when the University of Virginia Center for Politics celebrated its 25th anniversary and political scientist and analyst Larry Sabato’s 50th year with the university.

Theodoridis, a UVA alumnus, moderated the panel, “Sabato’s Crystal Ball 25th Anniversary Edition: ‘The Road Ahead,’” which Sabato himself introduced. The 90-minute event featured Paul Begala, a political consultant and former advisor to President Bill Clinton, New York Times columnist Jamelle Bouie, former U.S. Rep. Donna Edwards, political strategist and Bulwark publisher Sarah Longwell and NBC chief political analyst and former host of Meet the Press, Chuck Todd.

The full event can be viewed below, and via YouTube.