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Democrats suffer tough Indiana losses

Democrats suffer tough Indiana losses

Sarah Rogers, Features Editor

November 7, 2018

Jeff Hatfield broke out in a smile as he was announced as the newest Vanderburgh County Commissioner. His friends and family erupted in cheers and applause, hugging each other as they wiped away tears. “We worked on this every day for 6 months,” Hatfield, D-Evansville, said. “I have an enormously talented family...

Republicans relish victory

Republicans relish victory

Noah Alatza, News Editor

November 7, 2018

Republicans in Indiana swept into a crucial victory that determined the fate of the United States Senate during Tuesday’s midterm elections. Jasper businessman Mike Braun, R-IN, defeated one-term incumbent Sen. Joe Donnelly, D-IN, by nearly 10 percent. The atmosphere inside the C.K. Newsome...

2018 Election Center

2018 Election Center

The Shield Staff

November 6, 2018

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Students to debate policy, reflect on election

Students to debate policy, reflect on election

Riley Guerzini, Managing Editor

November 5, 2018

The university’s Philosophy Club will host a civil discussion and debate Thursday at 6 p.m. in Forum 2 of the Wright Administration Building. A student-led panel will debate policy issues and reflect on tomorrow’s midterm election. The debate, moderated by Associate Professor of Political Science Matt...

Student politicians encourage voting just days away from election

Student politicians encourage voting just days away from election

Abby Sink, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018

The upcoming November midterm elections will be the first time many college students will head to the polls to cast a ballot. University Center West has been a hub for political organizations on campus for weeks to help register students and ensure that they vote. Members of the House of Repres...

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