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What to Expect On Your Missouri Ballot

What to Expect On Your Missouri Ballot

Sara Qalbani, Staff Writer October 29, 2020

Considering this is the first time many college students have the opportunity to vote in a presidential election, it’s important to know what you’ll see on your ballot. Your vote isn’t just something...

The Path to 270

Celia Searles, Arts and Life Editor October 28, 2020

Voting Third-Party Means a Second Term for You-Know-Who

Voting Third-Party Means a Second Term for You-Know-Who

Penelope Gardner, Staff Writer October 28, 2020

When I first arrived at the 2020 Iowa Caucus, I was left waiting in line because there were so many people updating their political party affiliation from Libertarian or Green Party to Democrat. These...

Voting on Voting

Voting on Voting

Penelope Gardner, Staff Writer October 28, 2020

For St. Louis voters, the presidency isn’t the only significant issue this election day. The Missouri ballot also includes Proposition D: an approval voting initiative that will change the way people...

The 2020 Presidential Election Will be Memorable for First-timers

The 2020 Presidential Election Will be Memorable for First-timers

Aman Rahman, Staff Writer October 28, 2020

With the suspense and anticipation surrounding the 2020 presidential election, first-time voters may be experiencing a range of emotions.  The majority of undergraduate students have not yet voted in...

We Need Better Election Officials

We Need Better Election Officials

Steven Lum, Staff Writer October 28, 2020

The jobs of election officials have never been easy, but it’s been made even tougher this year because of the pandemic. Despite these challenging circumstances, some election officials have done their...

Amendment 3: Created by and for Dirty Politics

Amendment 3: Created by and for Dirty Politics

Jack Johnston, Staff Writer October 28, 2020

Growing up in central Missouri, I always wished that I lived in a more exciting state like Florida or California. I spent most summers on the tire swing at my grandparents' farm and looking at the rows...

Voting at SLU

Voting at SLU

Diana Jakovcevic, Contributor October 7, 2020

This semester, the SLU campus is a hub of voting-centered activities. A group of students within the Center for Service and Community Engagement created a project called “Get Out the Vote,” in hopes...

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