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Wolfe: As midterm elections near, take a deeper look at harmful campaign finance laws

Michael Wolfe, Columnist

January 12, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinion

As we enter 2018, Congressional midterm elections are fast approaching. Stakes are enormous: The entire House of Representatives and one-third of the Senate are up for re-election. November will either show Americans voting to...

Mathew: Year-round civic engagement more powerful than voting

Kevin Mathew, Copy Chief

November 5, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

If you did not realize Tuesday was Election Day, you must not have checked your Facebook newsfeed. I felt my patriotism swell when I saw posts celebrating the democratic process. But for every celebration post, I saw just as...

Northwestern, NU Votes organize ‘Voter Van’ to mobilize students

Rebecca Savransky, Managing Editor

November 3, 2014

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

NU Votes, in collaboration with other campus offices, will be providing transportation to city voting locations Tuesday to give members of the Northwestern community the opportunity to vote in the midterm elections. For...

Burg: Tinder, midterm elections aren’t mutually exclusive

Madeline Burg, Columnist

October 26, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Once again I’m here to draw your attention to the unique phenomenon that is the millennial generation. Being part of it, I find it hard to move within the world and not feel like the experience is defined quite a bit by society’s...

Chou: Voter ID laws flawed but necessary

Curtis Chou, Columnist

September 29, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Suffrage is a basic right ingrained in the concept of American democracy, and it has the power to shape the immediate future of the world. Indeed, the right to vote lays the foundation for the entire modern political system that...