Daniel DiSalvo is the professor and chair of political science at the City College of New York – CUNY, along with a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute. His research focuses on American political parties, elections, labor unions, state government, and public policy. He currently serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Policy History. In 2014, he received a Fulbright Award to teach US history and politics at Universidad de San Andres in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He previously held visiting appointments at Princeton University’s James Madison Program, the CUNY Graduate Center, and the Universidad de Los Andes in Colombia. He is the author of “Engines of Change: Party Factions in American Politics, 1868–2010” and “Government Against Itself: Public Union Power and Its Consequences,” as well as the former co-editor of “The Forum: A Journal of Applied Research in Contemporary Politics.” DiSalvo has written for multiple academic and popular publications, including National Affairs, City Journal, Political Science Quarterly, American Political Thought, Commentary, The Weekly Standard, Los Angeles Times, New York Daily News, and New York Post.