paul simon http://wkms.org en Political scientist writes book on Paul Simon http://wkms.org/post/political-scientist-writes-book-paul-simon <p>A political scientist and friend of the late U.S. Sen. Paul Simon has edited hundreds of the late lawmaker's writings for a new book.&nbsp; John Jackson is a visiting professor at the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale.&nbsp; His new book is called <em>The Essential Paul Simon - Timeless Lessons for Today's Politics</em>. Jackson went through Simon's writings from his time as a newspaper editor, lieutenant governor, presidential candidate and senator. Wed, 12 Sep 2012 13:13:21 +0000 Todd Hatton & The Associated Press 21996 at http://wkms.org Political scientist writes book on Paul Simon