Topic: Bernie Sanders

Quarter of undergrads support Warren in Democratic race

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Quarter of undergrads support Warren in Democratic race

October 18, 2019 0 comments

Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., has emerged as the most popular Democratic presidential candidate among University undergraduates, with 24.2 percent indicating that they would vote for her if the 2020 primary were held today, according to The Herald’s fall 2019 poll.

Students show their support for various presidential candidates on campus with chalk statements. Groups have formed around Buttigieg, Sanders, Warren and Yang for the upcoming 2020 Democratic primary election.

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Students begin rallying behind presidential candidates

October 2, 2019 0 comments

As the 2020 elections loom large on campus, students have begun to form groups around presidential candidates to increase student support.

Sanders, Trump sweep R.I. primaries

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Sanders, Trump sweep R.I. primaries

April 27, 2016 0 comments

Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump won Rhode Island’s presidential primary Tuesday, winning 13 and 9 delegates in the state’s Democratic and Republican races.

Shailene Woodley speaks to students about Bernie Sanders’ candidacy. She encouraged those in attendance to volunteer for Sanders’ campaign.

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Students for Bernie hosts actress Shailene Woodley

April 25, 2016 0 comments

Actress Shailene Woodley encouraged a crowd of about 150 students to vote and volunteer in support of Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign.

Hillary Clinton speaks to her supporters. As president, she would raise minimum wage to $12 and work on sexual assault prevention programs. Clinton agrees with Sanders that community college should be free, and she wants public universities to be debt free. Brown Students for Hillary discussed these policies and her background at the political forum.

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Brown Democrats convene in political forum to discuss candidates

February 17, 2016 1 comment

The Brown Democrats hosted its “Candidate Political Forum” in Wilson Hall to present the Democratic Party’s presidential candidates.

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Meyer ’17: Opting out of campaign season narcissism

February 17, 2016 6 comments

This presidential campaign has taken place under the collective illusion that the winner will be able to do what he or she says.

Students gather in Wilson to watch primary results. Campus student groups supported both Democratic and Republican candidates in New Hampshire, working to increase voter turnout.

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Students follow campaign trail to New Hampshire

February 10, 2016 1 comment

Many campaigns could not have been run without the support of student volunteers who spent their weekends canvassing through the snow.

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Johnson ’19: Millenials feel the Bern

February 9, 2016 2 comments

I participated in many open and honest conversations about issues that drastically affect individuals across the country.