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Madison turns out for Bernie Sanders

Democratic Presidential canidate Sen. Bernie Sanders spoke to a capacity crowd at the Orpheum in downtown Madison on March 30.

Mouna Alagahaithi and Nicolas LaMorte, Stafff writers

April 6, 2016

In the days ahead of the Wisconsin primary held on Tuesday, April 5, the 2016 presidential candidates from both parties flocked to America’s dairyland. The uber progressive Bernie Sanders, who is a self described Democratic Socialist, returned to Madison for a town hall style event at The Orpheum. ...

Sanders faces long odds on way to White House

Bernie Sanders Illustration

Stephen Taylor, Staff Writer

March 23, 2016

The “Feel the Bern” bumper stickers and T-shirts are all over Madison and tell a story. Bernie Sanders, democratic candidate for President of the United States, has struck a nerve with voters who want to narrow the gap between the rich and everyone else. He is especially appealing to young voters...

Students4Bernie unique among clubs on campus

Ana Bon, Artistic Director

March 23, 2016

How involved are Madison College students in political affairs? How interested? About 40,000 students are enrolled in the college at nine locations. There are 91 student clubs and organizations. Yet one of those clubs – while just four members strong – stands out. It is the only one at Madison...

Sanders an independent candidate

Tannen Todd, Staff Writer

October 16, 2014

Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) announced recently that he is considering running for President in 2016.  To this I say, “run Bernie, please!” This country has been without a leader that is for the people for far too long, and the unrest is starting to show. In an interview with Chuck Todd on Meet...

Senate upholds billionaire’s ability to buy our elections

Tannen Todd, Contributor

September 19, 2014

Despite public disapproval, the Senate chose to keep the Citizens United ruling in place earlier this month. In other words, there is now no limit to the amount of money corporations and unions can spend on political ads and other tools to sway public opinion during elections. Showing how split congress is, 54 Democ...

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