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Election 2020 Candidates

The 2020 General Election is Nov. 3

Billy Keeney, Design Editor

October 7, 2020

Presidential Candidates Donald Trump - Republican Incumbent Donald Trump was a former reality TV show host and NYC real estate entrepreneur before holding his first public office as the 45th president of the United States. His first term, wrought with controversy, has deeply divided the country. Hi...

The Northerner’s Election Guide

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Northerner Staff

October 7, 2020

The 2020 General Election is approaching. Make sure you're ready to vote by educating yourself on the candidates, requesting an absentee ballot or planning to hit the polls. The Northerner created an election guide to educate students about the presidential candidates, Election Day common questions...

What students should watch for in the first presidential debate

Preparations take place for the first Presidential debate in the Sheila and Eric Samson Pavilion, Monday, Sept. 28, 2020, in Cleveland.

Payden Hinkle, Contributor

September 29, 2020

President Donald Trump and Former Vice President Joe Biden face off tonight in Cleveland, Ohio for the first Presidential Debate of the 2020 election cycle. Chris Wallace, Fox News Sunday host, will be the moderator for tonight's debate. Wallace was selected by the Commission on Presidential Debates...

Students, professor discuss upcoming election, voter registration

Students have until Oct. 5 to register to vote in the 2020 General Election.

Madison Plank, Contributor

September 21, 2020

The 2020 General Election is quickly approaching, and time to register to vote is running out. How do NKU students and staff feel about voting, and do they think it makes much of a difference? Sophomore Lauren Pennell is registered to vote and plans on voting in the upcoming election. “I think vo...

Chase professor a Supreme Court contender

Salmon P. Chase College of Law at Northern Kentucky University.

Josh Goad, Asst. News Editor

July 6, 2018

Chase professor Amul Thapar is on President Trump's shortlist to serve on the Supreme Court following Justice Anthony Kennedy's retirement.

Interim pres. signs letter urging Congress for immigration fix

NKU's interim president Gerard St. Amand signed the American Council on Education's letter on Wednesday.

Sam Rosenstiel, Copy Editor

October 20, 2017

NKU’s Interim Pres. Gerard St. Amand signed a letter with almost 800 other universities urging Congress to work on long-term immigration reform on Thursday.

SGA to host immigration town hall, vote on DACA resolution

SGA will address DACA concerns at their town hall meeting on Oct. 19.

Sam Rosenstiel, Copy Editor

October 17, 2017

SGA will address concerns about the future of DACA recipients at an immigration town hall on Oct. 19 in the SU. SGA's DACA solidarity resolution goes to a vote on Oct. 23.

Trumped: Donald J. Trump declared president-elect in stunning upset

President-elect Donald Trump gives his acceptance speech during his election night rally, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/John Locher)

Abby Anstead, Editor-in-Chief

November 9, 2016

NEW YORK  -- Donald Trump was elected the 45th president of the United States, upsetting Democrat Hillary Clinton after winning Wisconsin's 10 electoral votes, pushing him over the 270 vote threshold, The Associated Press reported. Though he has never held a position in government, the Republican nominee ...

Decision 2016: The Northerner Election Day Coverage

FILE - In this Oct. 19, 2016 file photo, Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump debate during the third presidential debate at UNLV in Las Vegas. Headed for history books, the duel between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump became a battle of “nasty women” and “bad hombres” vs. “deplorables” and voters who are “irredeemable.”  (Mark Ralston/Pool via AP, File)

Northerner Staff

November 8, 2016

BREAKING: TRUMP DECLARED PRESIDENT-ELECT IN STUNNING UPSET Updated 11/9/2016 2:32 a.m. Despite being the underdog in all the major polls and projections for months, Donald J. Trump was declared president-elect Wednesday morning by the Associated Press after passing the 270 electoral vote threshold nee...

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