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Elect to Participate

One disturbing phenomenon should give Georgetown students pause regardless of political affiliation this election season: Turnout among voters between the ages of 18 and 29 was significantly low, giving credence to the often-trotted-out theory that our generation simply is not motivated enough to get out to the polls. In fairness,[Read More…]

by November 11, 2014 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Georgetown Absent at ANC Election

To the Editor: We in D.C.’s Ward 2 have a shameful record about turnout at midterm elections. In the Nov. 4 election, only 30.5 percent of our registered voters showed up at the polls, lower than the city-wide average of 32.5 percent. That was a sharp drop-off from the 61.1[Read More…]

by November 7, 2014 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top