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Fewer high school students vote nationwide, but current election interests CHS students in politics

Fewer high school students vote nationwide, but current election interests CHS students in politics

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January 21, 2016


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The 2016 u.s. presidential election, scheduled for Nov. 8, will be the country’s 58th quadrennial election. Although many people consider this event one of the most important phenomena in the United States, studies suggest people should expect fewer young adults, defined as citizens ranging from...

Students make decisions to vote for first time, participate in politics

Students make decisions to vote for first time, participate in politics

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April 27, 2012


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Students here will have their first opportunities to participate in state and national elections on May 8 when the Indiana primary takes place. A primary election is a preliminary vote used to determine which candidate will receive the official nomination of his or her party for a general election. Becau...

List of Candidates and Their Platforms

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October 20, 2010


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Senate Race Brad Ellsworth (D): former sheriff for Vanderburgh County and current representative of Indiana's 8th district since 2007 economy: supports tax cuts, investment spending in public works, wants to cut government red tape for small businesses energy: supports domestic drilling, nuclea...

Seniors plan to vote for the first time

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October 20, 2010


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Students prepare to cast a ballot with their newly acquired right to participate in elections By Nina Underman <nunderman@hilite.org> On Nov. 2, Indiana citizens will head to the polls to vote in the 2010 general election. This election has special meaning for senior Kiernan ...