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Lowell Lecture

WGBH: The New Normal: Coronavirus Polling & Policy Implications

Date & Time

May 28, 2020 at 7 p.m.


Arsenal Center for the Arts
321 Arsenal Street Watertown, MA 02472
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Presenting Organization

Ford Hall Forum at Suffolk University


Susan Spurlock (, )

With prominent pollster David Paleologos, Director, Suffolk University Political Research Center, Rachael Cobb, associate professor and chair, Suffolk University Legal Studies and Political Science Department, Bob Seay, WGBH News transportation reporter, and Saraya Wintersmith, reporter, WGBH News. The evening’s moderator is Joe Mathieu, anchor and executive editor, WGBH's Morning Edition.

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has changed everything, from how we work to how we view our elected officials. Pollster David Paleologos, director of the Suffolk University Political Research Center, takes a look at some of the most recent surveys conducted in Massachusetts and nationally to see how Bay Staters and Americans are handling the pandemic, what the new normal might look like, and the political implications of the pandemic's fallout.