Congress must stay connected even in a time of social distancing

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By Kevin Esterling, Michael Neblo, David Lazer

Like thousands of other college professors, we have had to rapidly transition our teaching online in response to the COVID-19 crisis. We are scrambling to leverage the internet to achieve our teaching objectives and to support our students in these trying times. Members of Congress must do something very similar: use the internet to discharge their democratic duties and support their constituents. Our research on online deliberative town halls shows how they can.

In response to social distancing orders, members of Congress are quickly switching to online engagement for reaching out to constituents and

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