New director named for SIU’s Paul Simon Public Policy Institue

SIU’s Paul Simon Public Policy institute could soon have a new director.

Pending Board of Trustee’s approval, John T Shaw would take over January 16.

Shaw is journalist and author. He’s been a congressional analyst for multiple news outlets including ABC, C-SPAN, and PBS. He’s was also a congressional reporter for Market News International for over 25 years.