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Millennial vote takes upward turn in 2018 midterms

Millennial vote takes upward turn in 2018 midterms

Sydney Lewis and Drishti Upadhyaya

November 28, 2018


Filed under News, Politics

Generation X millennials displayed a moderately high voter turnout rate in the November 2018 midterms, despite their considerably lower turnout statistics from previous elections. A midterm study from 2014 found that voters aged 18–29 produced lower voter turnout rates, ranging from 19 percent in...

A closer look into the 2018 midterm elections

A closer look into the 2018 midterm elections

Daniel Shen, Elisa Fang, Megan Tsang, Katie Williams, Ronit Kumar, Sraavya Sambara, Amruta Baradwaj, Harshita Neralla, Sarah Kim, and Skyler Spears

November 6, 2018


Filed under News, Politics, Showcase

With the voting period for national, state and local elections alike coming to a close, it's time to reflect on the legislative and bureaucratic changes that may soon take place. Find all the important information you'll need about the ballot questions below.

Dreamers in jeopardy after DACA repeal

Taylor Atienza, Features Editor

September 28, 2017


Filed under International, News, Politics

Illustration by Sarah Kim and Elaine Park On Sept. 5, the Trump administration announced the repeal of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, an immigration policy signed by President Obama intended to protect over 800,000 young undocumented immigrants from deportation, although a strategy that would allow the...

New environmental policies of the Trump administration fuel uncertainty for the future

Taylor Atienza, Features Editor

March 8, 2017


Filed under Environment, News, Politics

  Mere hours after President Donald Trump’s inauguration on Friday, Jan. 20, the Trump  administration ordered the Environmental Protection Agency to freeze all affairs and contracts (The Washington Post). An email detailing the new instructions was sent to the EPA’s Office of Acqui...

Educational authorities respond to Trump executive order

Educational authorities respond to Trump executive order

Brandon Shi, Opinions Editor

March 8, 2017


Filed under Community, News, Politics

  President Donald Trump has signed a series of executive orders to restrict immigration, provoking fear and uncertainty among Dougherty students and prompting a variety of reactions from educational authorities at school, district, county and state levels. Trump, who took office after h...

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