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Battleground Wisconsin: Cruz and Sanders grab delegates

Talia Tirella, Co-Editor-In-Chief Emeritus

April 6, 2016

A rarity for presidential elections, Wisconsin has become a battleground for both parties. Typically late in the primary calendar, Wisconsin sees predictable results that favor the leading candidates. This year, the unpredictability...

Which Democrat is the advocate for Hispanics?

Cheyanne Gonzales, General Manager

March 16, 2016

During the Democratic debate on Wednesday, March 9, Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton had an intense debate on who was the “true advocate” for American Hispanics. They exchanged claims over guest worker programs “akin...

SNL Trump hosting stirs up controversy with public

Kori Williams, Contributing Writer

November 11, 2015

Presidential candidate and frontrunner for the Republican vote Donald Trump hosted Saturday Night Live on Nov. 7, collecting a vast amount of both positive, and negative attention. Among jokes about Hillary Clinton and Bernie...

Bernie Sanders talks pot laws to George Mason students

Suzanne Ciechalski, Opinion Editor

November 4, 2015

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders appealed for an end to federal prohibition of marijuana as he spoke to college students at George Mason University last week. Focusing on the steep number of arrests that strict marijuan...

Being educated about politics is more important than you think

Abhishek Joshi, Staff Writer

November 4, 2015

Throughout the last few months, the nation has been divided over who they want to see as the next president and who they want to never hear about again. Through all of this, people have still managed to find humor within what...

Bern Notice: The New Face of the Middle Class Struggle

Angel Vera, Staff Writer

September 11, 2015

 In recent election cycles, candidates that have significant support are ignored by major media outlets, notably Ron Paul in 2012 and now Bernie Sanders for 2016. Naturally, there are candidates facing discrimination in the me...

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