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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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Election 2014

Michael W. Wagner

Assistant professor, School of Journalism and Mass Communication

Wagner, an expert on elections, media, political communication, political behavior and public opinion, can discuss the 2014 campaign and elections.

UW has other experts available to speak with media on Election Night.

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Ebola Quarantines

R. Alta Charo

Professor, law and bioethics

Charo, an expert on bioetics, can discuss the conflict between federal and state officials over mandatory ebola quarantines.

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Ebola Screening

Laura McLay

Associate professor, industrial and systems engineering

McLay, an expert on aviation security, can discuss airports screening travelers for Ebola.

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