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Live: Election Day 2016

Updates to be posted here throughout the day. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Snapchat for more (all @thehoya).   2:50 a.m.  “It’s time for us to come together as one united people.” – @realDonaldTrump in his address to his supporters in New York. #ElectionNight — The Hoya (@thehoya) November[Read More…]

by November 8, 2016 0 comments Election Day 2016, News, News - Top

EDITORIAL: Bridging Science and Politics

Last week’s presidential debate was an opportunity for the candidates to demonstrate familiarity, expertise and opinions on myriad issues facing the United States. The candidates shared their beliefs, or lack thereof, on climate change, cybersecurity and nuclear weaponry. Yet these issues were only covered briefly and with very little depth[Read More…]

by October 4, 2016 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Clinton, Trump Win Super Tuesday Primaries

Georgetown University’s Institute of Politics and Public Service hosted a watch party for the Super Tuesday primaries in Old North on March 1. About 40 students gathered to watch the primaries, which took place in 12 states and culminated in wins for Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton. Trump[Read More…]

by March 9, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
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Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), a Democratic presidential candidate, addressed a Gaston Hall audience that could not accommodate all who started lining up before 6 a.m. Thursday.

Sanders Campaign Comes to Gaston

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) delivered this election season’s first candidate address in Gaston Hall yesterday, where he defined democratic socialism as economic security for the middle class and called for collaborative efforts to destroy the Islamic State group. The speech marked a defining moment in Sanders’ campaign,[Read More…]

by November 20, 2015 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
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“Georgetown for Bernie 2016” has amassed the most popular support on social media of all election groups thus far.

2016 Descends Upon the Hilltop

With the 2016 general presidential election over a year away, student groups in support of candidates from both major parties are beginning to gain momentum on campus. So far, several groups have created Facebook pages and held interest meetings to support their preferred candidates. The group supporting Senator Bernie Sanders[Read More…]

by September 29, 2015 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
NGUYEN: Mind the Trump Bump

NGUYEN: Mind the Trump Bump

Ever since the fateful day when Donald Trump took the lead in the Republican presidential polls, it has seemed as though every major news network cannot go a day without feigning bewilderment at that fact. I say “feigning” because the media are largely responsible for Trump’s polling success, more so[Read More…]

by September 4, 2015 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton announced her candidacy April 12.

As 2016 Campaigning Begins, Students Support Candidates

Along with the recent announcements of several 2016 presidential campaigns, Georgetown students with experience working with both Democratic and Republican candidates have expressed optimism about the future of the race. Jenna Galper (COL ’17) previously worked with the Ready for Hillary political action committee, and expressed excitement about Clinton’s campaign,[Read More…]

by April 21, 2015 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
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Five of the six tickets gathered in Red Square to hang campaign posters as the 2015 GUSA executive race commenced Thursday at midnight.

6 Tickets Crowd This Year’s GUSA Field

The 2015 Georgetown University Student Association executive race began at the stroke of midnight yesterday, as five campaigns vied for advertising space in Red Square at the start of the official campaign period. A sixth was not present at the campaign starting line, but has nonetheless tossed its hat in[Read More…]

by February 6, 2015 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
Writers Analyze the Presidential Race

Writers Analyze the Presidential Race

Author James Mann and The Washington Post correspondent Tom Hamburger discussed politics, foreign policy and the presidential race in Georgetown’s Mortara Center for International Studies Tuesday afternoon. Hamburger, a reporter for The Post’s national desk and a former writer for the Los Angeles Times, summarized the presidential campaign and explained[Read More…]

by October 19, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Gingrich Talks Social Security

Republican presidential candidate and former Speaker of the House of Representatives Newt Gingrich stressed his desire to return the country to its religious values and reform Social Security Wednesday. Gingrich’s talk in Gaston Hall sparked a protest on Copley Lawn that drew about 20 students chanting and holding signs. At[Read More…]

by March 30, 2012 0 comments News