Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

The 2020 Democratic race began with the most diverse group of candidates in the nation’s history. As the field narrowed, the absence of racial diversity was as evident as that of policy proposals.

Vote Blue No Matter Who?: Evanston residents weigh in on the current state of the 2020 Democratic race

April 22, 2020

In February, the Democratic Party of Evanston announced the group would not endorse any presidential candidate ahead of the primary. Members of DPOE failed to reach a consensus, the group had said. Now,...

Gov. J.B. Pritzker. Pritzker said in a Feb. 3 tweet that the Illinois primary should replace the Iowa caucus as the nation’s first presidential nominating contest.

Evanston residents weigh in on making Illinois primary first in the nation

February 23, 2020

Evanston residents are split on whether the Illinois primary should replace the Iowa caucus as the nation’s first presidential nominating contest, a proposal Governor J.B. Pritzker pushed for in a Feb....

Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar speaks at the 2019 We The People Membership Forum on April 1, 2019, in Washington, D.C. Klobuchar, a senator from Minnesota, has emphasized Midwestern values in her campaign.

Sugar, spice and Midwestern nice: Evanston voters consider Midwestern values in potential candidates

February 18, 2020

With the Illinois Democratic primary one month away, many Evanston voters are still deciding who to vote for in the 2020 presidential race. There are still many primary elections to come — including...

Rep. Jan Schakowsy (D-Evanston). Schakowsky has endorsed Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass) in the Democratic presidential primary.

Evanston community members analyze impacts of endorsements on Democratic primary

February 17, 2020

In elections, endorsements mean everything — at least, that’s what candidates seem to believe. In competitive primaries for House or Senate seats, a presidential endorsement can be the difference...

Elisha: Don’t be fooled by Pete Buttigieg

Elisha: Don’t be fooled by Pete Buttigieg

February 13, 2020

Netflix’s first season of “The Politician” opens with the scene of a high school student named Payton. In the midst of a college admissions interview at Harvard, he confidently claims that he is...

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