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Letters to the Editor: Oct. 19

Dismissive tone what is wrong with American politics Dear Editor, I was disappointed by the recent Op-Ed by Connor Sterc...

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‘SNL effect’ sways voters whether they like it or not

This article is part five of a series on informed voting The most memorable line spoken by Sarah Palin in the 2008 presi...

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Calvin community gets involved in local politics

Posters, commercials, speeches, debates, candidates, candidates, proposals, proposals, proposals. Elections can be chao...

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Calvin community divided on vice presidential debate

One heartbeat away. That’s how far from the presidency either Vice President Joe Biden or Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.) wil...

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Biblical perspectives for campaign 2012

In less than a month, the polls will be open and we will decide who will be our president for the next four years — th...

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Everything you will ever need to know about the 2012 election

When I think about the 2012 presidential election, I must confess: I get a little queasy. I feel like I should vote, but...

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Romney clear victor in presidential debate

In case you weren’t aware, there’s an election on. Last week, incumbent President Obama and Republican nominee Mitt ...

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Unemployment rate drops below 8 percent as election nears

In September, the jobless rate reached the lowest level since Barack Obama became president. The unemployment rate impr...

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Pestka challenges Amash for 3rd district representative seat

Last week Steve Pestka took some time out of his busy schedule to stop by Calvin and talk with a number of students rega...

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The informed voter: newsletters

Today I opened my email for a daily check-up to find 21 new messages. “Wow! 21 messages in less than 24 hours! Gabe mu...