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First debate of election puts Clinton in front

First debate of election puts Clinton in front

Kate Sinz, Reporter

October 6, 2016

September 26th, 2016, marked the first day of the debates between presidentia l candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. Moderated by Lester Holt, there were a total of six segments that the debate was broken up into. The first two segments focused on “America’s Direction.” The follow...

Republican Kasich and Cruz Drop Out; Trump Presumptive Nominee

Republican Kasich and Cruz Drop Out; Trump Presumptive Nominee

May 23, 2016

By: Abby Shapiro Attrition has narrowed the field to only one. Republicans, Ted Cruz and John Kasich, have dropped out of the race to the Republican Presidential Nomination. Donald J. Trump is therefore the presumptive nominee for the Republican Party. Kasich dropped out on May 4, 2016 and Cruz ...

Six Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Vote for Donald Trump

Six Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Vote for Donald Trump

March 22, 2016

By: Natalie Norman-Kehe During the February 28th episode of “Last Week Tonight” host, John Oliver, focused on the reasons why Presidential candidate Donald Trump should not be elected president. The over 20 minute long segment has since gone viral on YouTube with over 21 million views. In typical John Oliver fashion...

Early States’ Presidential Primary Results

March 15, 2016

By: Anthony Barrett The American people obtained a clearer picture of who the Democrat and Republican presidential nominees will be last Tuesday, March 8th, 2016. On the Republican side, the states Mississippi, Idaho, Michigan, and Hawaii all held their contests. Trump won 71 delegates as well as the states of Michigan, Mississipp...

Presidential Primary Results Clarify Race

Presidential Primary Results Clarify Race

March 11, 2016

By Anthony Barrett The American people obtained a clearer picture of who the Democrat and Republican presidential nominees will be last Tuesday, March 8th, 2016. On the Republican side, the states Mississippi, Idaho, Michigan, and Hawaii all held their contests. Trump won 71 delegates as well as...

Why You Should Vote for Bernie Sanders

Why You Should Vote for Bernie Sanders

March 10, 2016

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

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...

Downfall of Jeb Bush’s Campaign

Downfall of Jeb Bush’s Campaign

March 7, 2016

By: Jenny Kim John Ellis “Jeb” Bush, one time Republican frontrunner and former Governor of Florida, has dropped out of the 2016 Presidential Election. Before Bush had announced his presidential campaign, many people thought that he would be the likely Republican frontrunner. With Romney ou...

Don’t let desire for female president hijack your vote

Don’t let desire for female president hijack your vote

March 7, 2016

By: Hannah Gundermann Sexism impacts every woman and man in the United States. Hillary Clinton, a woman, is still in the running to be the next president of the United States. The United States has proven to be “ready” for a female president. According to the Huffington Post, 66% of men and ...

Why You Should Vote for Trump

Why You Should Vote for Trump

March 7, 2016

By: Anthony Barrett American businessman and television personality, Donald Trump, shocked the world when he announced his bid for presidency on June 16th, 2015. Because Trump doesn't have the strongest background in politics, many voters aren't taking him as a serious candidate. However even w...

2016 Presidential Candidate: Hillary Clinton

2016 Presidential Candidate: Hillary Clinton

March 1, 2016

By: Abby Shapiro Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton, born October 27, 1967, graduated from Wellesley College in 1969, then continued her education at Yale Law School in 1973. After moving to New York, Clinton was elected in 2000 as the first female senator from the state. From 2009-2013, Clinton served as...

2016 Presidential Candidates: Bernie Sanders

2016 Presidential Candidates: Bernie Sanders

February 8, 2016

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...

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