The Torch

The Democratic establishment has itself to blame

Lucas Hann, Contributing Writer

November 16, 2016

The question for Democrats on the morning of Wednesday, Nov. 9 was, of course, who is to blame? Somehow, the party had managed to turn an incredibly advantageous setting into a loss. The sitting Democratic President, Barack Obama, h...

What to keep an eye on for the upcoming primaries

Talia Tirella, Co Editor-in-Chief Emeritus

April 27, 2016

GOP candidate Donald Trump swept Tuesday’s five state contest, upping his delegate total to 950. Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton won four state contests except Rhode Island, which went to Bernie Sanders. Clinton ...

Three million New Yorkers unable to vote in primaries

Elijah Angulo, Staff Writer

April 27, 2016

After one of the most important primaries for the presidency, the New York State Board of Elections statistics showed that over three million people were not able to vote. The New York State primary was closed. People were only able to ...

What does the political talk really mean?

Bryant Rodriguez, Staff Writer

March 16, 2016

As the race for the White House continues, it can be difficult to keep track of all the candidates and their positions in the primary election delegate counts. The election process for president is somewhat complicated. Before...

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