Matt Harris

Matt Harris

Matt Harris is an assistant professor of Political Science at Park University in Parkville, Missouri, just outside of Kansas City. His research and teaching interests include campaigns and elections, both nationally and specific to Missouri and Kansas.


Politicians understand that Swifties are a key demographic

By: - July 24, 2023

A cursory analysis of social media data seems to support the idea that the use of Taylor Swift’s name in honorary government actions produces a result similar to that of Swift’s endorsements: it drives engagement.