Tag: Election 2020

Trump Makes a Case for Law and Order at the R.N.C.

Trump is painting a grim and dark picture of what America would look like under a Biden administration.

The End of Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders

This week we may have seen the end for Bernie Sanders, the presidential candidate, but it may not yet be the end of his national political movement that has caused a massive following and an even larger generation of political activists.

Moderates and Progressives Separate Themselves in the Third Democratic Debate

The first party-sanctioned event to have only one night of debates saw ten candidates battle for their messages to be heard [...] little happened that was “expected”, which arguably led to the most interesting debate yet.

CNN Hosts Historic Town Hall at Saint Anselm

Five Democratic candidates speak in the Dana Center to lay out each of their plans for a new American Presidency.

No Rest for the Hilltop: Candidates Keep Coming

It’s no surprise to Saint Anselm students that campus is a hotbed for political activity. Every president since Dwight Eisenhower has been to the hilltop. The whirlwind is getting started a bit early, though. Presidents’ Day Weekend and the following days brought two prominent candidates to campus and even more to the state. Senator Kirsten ...

Bloomberg, Gillibrand Meet Granite Staters

The 2020 presidential election is in full swing. This week was a busy one for prospective candidates. On Tuesday, Michael Bloomberg (D-NY), traveled to the hilltop for a Bookmark Series event, hosted by the New Hampshire Institute of Politics in conjunction with the New England Council. Bloomberg spoke about his 2017 book Climate of Hope and outlined ...

Kirsten Gillibrand, 2020 Hopeful, Coming to Manchester

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), who made national headlines when she called on fellow senator Al Franken (D-MN) to resign after he was accused of sexual misconduct, will be in New Hampshire this weekend. Gillibrand is campaigning for the Democratic presidential nomination after filing an exploratory committee with the Federal Election Commission. First appointed to the ...

Book Review: Kamala Harris Reveals the Woman Behind the Dais

While it is no secret that Kamala Harris wrote her newest book, The Truths We Hold, to lay out the case for a presidential campaign, there was no guarantee it would be a success. In fact, I read Julián Castro’s An Unlikely Journey immediately before reading Harris’ memoir. It was fine. It had cute anecdotes ...