Poughkeepsie Locals Rally Around Trump Ahead of NY Win

“We’re going to win, win, win!” Donald Trump declared to a crowd of rowdy, adoring supporters during his rally in Poughkeepsie on April 17. The Republican presidential candidate certainly seemed…

What is a Super PAC and What is it Doing to Politics?

With every election cycle comes copious amounts of donations to presidential candidates and their campaigns. These donations come from various sources, like interest groups or citizens. But the latest focal…

Marist Feels the Bern

Michael Stipe was the lead singer of R.E.M., one of the biggest rock bands in the world, for over 30 years. However, on Tuesday night in Poughkeepsie, New York, Stipe…

Political Profile: Ted Cruz

Ted Cruz is a conservative Republican Texas senator who is running for the 2016 presidential Republican nomination.  A graduate of two Ivy League colleges, he practiced law for the earlier…

Political Profile: Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton is a former Secretary of State and Senator from New York. She is also the wife of former President of the United States Bill Clinton and became the…

Political Profile: Donald Trump

Donald Trump is the chairman and president of the Trump Organization and currently running for the Republican nomination in the 2016 presidential election. He previously starred on The Apprentice, a…

Political Profile: Carly Fiorina

Carly Fiorina is the former CEO of Hewlett-Packard Co. who currently resides in Mason Neck, Virginia. After losing her bid for the U.S. Senate in 2010 to Sen. Barbara Boxer…

Political Profile: Ben Carson

Ben Carson is a retired neurosurgeon from Michigan who is running for the Republican nomination in the 2016 presidential election. He is best known in the medical field for separating…

The Sanders Revolution

Bernie Sanders has built what seems to be a quixotic presidential campaign on a message of consistency and the promise of a political revolution, but to many of his supporters,…