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Democrats Win House in Biggest Voter Turnout in Midterm Election

Kate Clark, Reporter

November 16, 2018


Filed under Politics

The Democratic party took control of the House of Representatives with the biggest voter turnout for the midterm election on November 6, 2018. The New York Times has estimated that 114 million votes were cast in the 2018 elections, which is approximately 30 million more compared to the 2014 elections. ...

Why You Should Vote for Bernie Sanders

Why You Should Vote for Bernie Sanders

March 10, 2016


Filed under Editorial, World

By: Mason Benovy For the past 40 years, Sanders has defended the people. Born on September 8th, 1941 in Brooklyn, New York, Bernie Sanders is an American politician and Junior Senator of Vermont. He is seeking candidacy for the Democratic Party for the President of the United States. Sanders official...

Super Tuesday Results

Super Tuesday Results

March 7, 2016


Filed under World

By: Omer Qureshi Super Tuesday took place on March 1st, 2016 during this year's primary election cycle for both Democrats and Republicans and offered the highest amount of delegates in a single day to candidates. Republican frontrunner Donald Trump dominated the night, placing first in Alabam...

Political Shift in Pennsylvania Elections

Political Shift in Pennsylvania Elections

February 8, 2016


Filed under Hershey, World

By: Omer Qureshi Millions of Pennsylvanians’ lives were influenced by several momentous decisions on the 3rd. Pennsylvania was among one of the states to hold state and local elections on November 3rd, 2015. This election cycle marks several demographic shifts in the political landscape of Pennsylvania....

2016 Presidential Candidates: Bernie Sanders

2016 Presidential Candidates: Bernie Sanders

February 8, 2016


Filed under World

By: Abby Shapiro Born in Brooklyn, New York, Bernie Sanders attended James Madison High School, Brooklyn College, and the University of Chicago. In 1981, Bernie was elected as mayor of Burlington, the largest city in Vermont. As mayor, Bernie’s leadership helped transform Burlington into one of...

Vying for the Vote -Community members share why voting in local elections is important

Vying for the Vote -Community members share why voting in local elections is important

December 15, 2015


Filed under Hershey

By Marisa Balanda Only 13.1% of eligible Derry Township voters voted in the Derry Township primary election on May 19th, 2015. Derry Township municipal elections were held on Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015, and many politically active community members explained why they thought that voting in local ...

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