Liesel Spangler

Doctoral Candidate, Department of Political Science, UC San Diego

 Ph.D. candidate at the University of California, San Diego. My primary research interest is political representation in the comparative and American contexts.

My dissertation research examines the behavior and homestyle of representatives of legislators in their districts. I examine the patterns of constituency engagement, communication, and district funding of US House Members.

Research focuses on political representation and legislator behavior in the American context.