Topic: Election

Candidates crowd primary elections

Metro, News

Candidates crowd primary elections

September 4, 2018 0 comments

The penultimate primary in the country will take place a week from today in Rhode Island and will decide the party candidates in several state elections, including in mayoral, gubernatorial and federal races. No independent candidates are involved in primary elections.

News, University News

SUGSE progresses unionization election

April 4, 2018 0 comments

Various graduate student union groups have withdrawn their petitions to unionize amid personnel changes at the National Labor Relations Board.

Mayor Jorge Elorza’s has raised $698,449.96 for his re-election campaign, with $664,229.67 accounting for expenses and liabilities.

Metro, News

Mayor Elorza’s campaign funds exceed competitor’s by half million

February 16, 2018 0 comments

As of the final fiscal quarter of FY ’17 the difference in campaign funds between Providence Democratic mayoral candidates Mayor Jorge Elorza and Kobi Dennis is over half a million dollars.

University News

Blyth, Schiller dissect results of election

November 10, 2016 0 comments

In the wake of last night’s electoral surprise, Wendy Schiller and Mark Blyth gave a post-mortem at the Watson Institute.

Columns

Friedman ’19: 10 things I wish newspapers covered over Trump

October 20, 2016 0 comments

One of my favorite pastimes at Brown is scrolling through and reading the most-viewed articles on the New York Times app on my phone while eating lunch.

Glenn Kessler ’81 called Donald Trump’s lies during his presidential campaign unprecedented. His success lies in his celebrity, Kessler said.

University News

Kessler ’81 discusses value of fact checking

October 17, 2016 0 comments

Washington Post columnist Glenn Kessler ’81 spoke with David Corn ’81, the Washington bureau chief for Mother Jones, at the Watson Institute.