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HAWKEYEWITNESS: Inauguration up close and personal

HAWKEYEWITNESS: Inauguration up close and personal

By admin January 28, 2013

Editor's Note: Freshman Kendra Potoshnik traveled to Washington D.C. to attend President Obama's second inauguration last week. Prior to leaving, Potoshnik agreed to serve as a contributing reporter for...

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Sophomore Megan Jensen tallies votes for the Mock election that occurred on Nov. 6 in front of the theater.

Mock election favors Obama

By Alyssa Vallester November 9, 2012

Some 851 students and teachers registered to vote in the mock elections, which are held every four years for the presidential elections. Humanities teacher Chris Ellinger and his students manned the...

President Obama secures re-election

President Obama secures re-election

By Will Khadivi November 7, 2012

After a long and tiring election season, the victor was officially announced by the major television networks at around 8:15 p.m. PST on election night. President Obama cruised to reelection, beating...

The truth about Obamacare

The truth about “Obamacare”

By Will Khadivi November 7, 2012

One of the most notable and decisive accomplishments of President Barack Obama’s first term was healthcare reform, officially known as the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act it is known to many...

Kyra Dahlman | Hawkeye

Reasons why President Obama deserves a second term

By Will Khadivi October 10, 2012

This election is a choice on whether our nation should continue moving forward or go back to the failed policies of conservatives like George W. Bush. That may seem like a slogan from the Democratic National...

President Obama presents plan to Congress aimed at helping economy

By Will Khadivi October 24, 2011

President Barack Obama laid out a new plan to spur job growth in a struggling economy where the unemployment rate currently stands at 9.1 percent during a September 8 speech to Congress. The bill is...

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