Topic: Brown Democrats

R.I. Speaker of House receives student criticism

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R.I. Speaker of House receives student criticism

November 29, 2018 0 comments

Rhode Island House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello’s close win in the November election this month could reflect a larger divide within the Democratic party between progressive and moderate party members.

Members of the Brown Democrats and Brown Republicans were able to find areas of common ground at a panel hosted by the group No Labels.

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U. Dems, Republicans reach across aisle

November 29, 2018 0 comments

Leaders from Brown Democrats and Brown Republicans reached across the aisle to discuss key U.S. policy issues during a panel hosted by the student group No Labels at the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs last night.

Regunberg ’12 to run for R.I. lieutenant governorship

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Regunberg ’12 to run for R.I. lieutenant governorship

January 26, 2018 0 comments

Aaron Regunberg ’12 announced his candidacy for lieutenant governor Oct. 24. Challenging incumbent Daniel McKee, Regunberg sees the office as an opportunity to tackle President Trump’s agenda and represent Rhode Islanders rather than corporations, he said.

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 0 comments

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