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Friday, September 17, 2021

Election 2016: Guide to voting up and down the ballot

Millions of Floridians have cast their votes for the next president. However, many voters don’t know that the U.S. general election is not only the...

Early voting could determine outcome in tight race

Trump must win the state in order to earn 270 electoral votes, but early signs suggest the state is a toss-up. Clinton was leading...

Choose imperfect experience over vague promises

The word “nontraditional” barely even begins to describe this election season, which poses a problem for a student newspaper editorial staff deciding whether to...

Two Cents: Last words before the election

In Two Cents, our columnists offer brief takes on current issues. With the presidential election just days away, they give their final thoughts before...

Retain empathy after divisive year

The rhetoric that has surfaced over the course of the 2016 presidential race, primarily due to the vile, widely incoherent assertions made by Republican...

Not smitten with your candidate? Vote anyway

To my fellow liberals: This election season has been shocking and disheartening. It’s hard to recall an election when the American public was so dissatisfied...

Personality-driven politics makes Trump falsely appealing

President John F. Kennedy was hot. He was rich, educated and maintained a strong demeanor. That’s why, in the 1960 election, he was famously thought...

Get Out The Vote, SG encourage students to vote

The millennial vote typically has a lower turnout in comparison to other age groups. To alleviate this gap in civic engagement, students in Get...

See Clinton and Trump in person before Election Day

With only one week left until Election Day and millions of Americans voting early, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are battling it out for Florida....

‘October Surprises’ do little to sway strong partisan voters

Leaked campaign emails, speeches, tax returns, uncovered footage and accusations of sexual assault. These “October Surprises,” among others, happen every presidential-election cycle. These revelations are known...

Two Cents: Scary higher education costs must be a policy focus

In Two Cents, our columnists offer their brief takes on current issues. For this Halloween special edition, students discuss a particularly scary issue: the...

“I’m voting for Trump”: Supporting the nontraditional candidate on campus

Being an outspoken supporter of Donald Trump requires thick skin. Many view the candidate as not only corrosive, but also directly promoting hate and...