This program will give an in-depth look at the development of the presidential race. Dr. Wagner will explore the movements and transitions in the run for president by reviewing the changes in political media, parties, interest groups, and public opinion. The presentation will explore modern politics from the lens of political history and Dr. Wagner’s research on the growing shifts in the political media and political processes. The lecture will also take attendees inside the political noise and show what matters and why. Wagner will present survey results, media clips, and analysis of the latest happenings. Combining visuals, data, and occasional humor, he will show how events, technology, media, and politicians are shaping who our next president will be. This event is also available virtually.