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College Republicans decide not to endorse any presidential candidate

Allyson Chiu and Peter Kotecki

September 21, 2016

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Groups

College Republicans will not endorse any candidate for president, the group’s executive board decided Tuesday. “We decided the best way for us to help facilitate the discussion and to serve our goal of giving the conservative...

Republican Sen. Mark Kirk reverses Donald Trump endorsement

Robin Opsahl, City Editor

June 8, 2016

Filed under City, Latest Stories, National, Politics

U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) said he “cannot and will not” support Donald Trump’s campaign for president, despite previously standing behind the presumptive nominee. “While I oppose the Democratic nominee, Donald Trump's...

Two Northwestern alumni appear on Trump’s list of potential U.S. Supreme Court nominees

Fathma Rahman, Assistant Campus Editor

May 18, 2016

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Latest Stories

Two Northwestern alumni appeared on presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s list of potential U.S. Supreme Court nominees released by the Trump campaign Wednesday. Joan Larsen (School of Law ‘93) and...

Economist questioned for terrorism on flight attended Northwestern

David Fishman, Reporter

May 11, 2016

Filed under Alumni, Campus

FBI agents questioned a Northwestern alumnus flying from Philadelphia to Syracuse, New York, last week after his seatmate reported suspicious behavior, The Associated Press reported. That suspicious behavior turned out to be th...