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Clinton, Trump win Florida; Rubio withdraws

March 17, 2016

By Katie Sittig-Boyd Staff Writer After the Tuesday, March 15, series of primaries, candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump each secured additional delegates via Florida voters, who reportedly turned out in record number...

We’ve been trumped…by ourselves

March 3, 2016

By Kaydee Donohoo Staff Writer What must have been ages ago I remember seeing a Facebook post along the lines of “At first I thought this was a joke, but I gave it a chance and he makes some good points.” It was of course...

Make your vote count

February 25, 2016

By Samantha Rosengard Contributing Writer “Decisions are made by those who show up.” This was said in an episode of “The West Wing” in an effort to inspire college students to go out and vote, and the sentiment rings ...

Editorial: McConnell leads boycott of SCOTUS nominees

February 17, 2016

As if the presidential primaries weren’t causing enough commotion, the passing of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia on Saturday has stirred up a whole other realm of controversy in the American political sphere this week. In...

Could you be the next president?

February 11, 2016

By Valarie Frost Contributing Writer Behind every presidential election, there is a large amount of money that backs each candidate’s campaign. In order to run for president, you would have to raise enormous amounts of money...

Reproductive rights not a ‘single issue’

February 11, 2016

By Carson Norwood Staff Writer We’ve all heard it before: “You can’t be a single-issue voter!” One of these supposed single issues is whether or not a candidate is pro- or anti-choice. Many people hear this and think o...

Editorial: Voice remains neutral in presidential election

February 3, 2016

On Saturday, Jan. 30, the New York Times made public its endorsements for the upcoming presidential election, supporting Democratic contender Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee John Kasich for their respective parties. The...

Sunday elections suggest a more conservative France

December 9, 2015

By Madeleine Longwell Staff Writer Less than a month after the violent attacks in Paris, national elections reflect a change in French mindset. After Sunday’s election, the National Front —France’s far-right political party...

Trump on ‘Saturday Night Live’

October 28, 2015

By Samantha Rosengard Staff Writer “Live from New York, it’s Saturday night…” These words have been heard on televisions across America for the past forty years. Since its inception, “Saturday Night Live” has been...

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