The Daily Northwestern

Editorial: For governor, vote Biss. More importantly, just vote.

The Daily Northwestern Editorial Board

March 9, 2018

We all know it’s true. Young Americans vote at lower rates than older people. At one of the country’s most civically engaged campuses, it’s easy to scoff at the idea of complicity, as we constantly hear Northwestern boast...

Democrats lose supermajority in Illinois House

Stavros Agorakis, A&E Editor

November 10, 2016

Gov. Bruce Rauner and state Republicans broke the Democrats’ supermajority in the Illinois House late Tuesday night, getting rid of the opposing party's veto power. Republicans remain the minority party in the House of Representatives,...