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These experts from the UW-Madison faculty and staff have agreed to comment on breaking news, ongoing developments and trends in their areas of expertise. If you need help arranging interviews, contact University Communications at 608-262-3571.

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Alexandra Huneeus

Associate professor, law and legal studies

Huneeus, an expert on courts and human rights, can discuss the Senate report on CIA torture, as it relates to international law.

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Right-to-Work Bill

William Powell Jones

Professor, history

Jones, an expert on labor history, can discuss a proposal to make Wisconsin a right-to-work state.

John Ahlquist, an associate professor of political science, is an expert on labor unions and wage bargaining and can also discuss right-to-work laws.

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Holiday Shopping

Jerry O'Brien

Executive director, The Kohl’s Center for Retailing Excellence

O'Brien, an expert on retail industry trends, can discuss the holiday shopping season and the impact on consumers.

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