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Midterm Mania: Mix of Democratic, Republican success across U.S.

Midterm Mania: Mix of Democratic, Republican success across U.S.

Kailey Love | Managing Editor 11/08/18 A “Blue Wave” in the House. GOP gains in the Senate. Over 100 women elected across all national positions. The first openly gay governor ever elected in the U.S. Welcome to the 2018 midterm elections. The long anticipated general election saw record numbers of voter turnout nationwide, up significantly […]

SES evaluations yield low turnouts

SES evaluations yield low turnouts

By Raymond Arke | The Duquesne Duke It’s that time of year where students across campus are inundated with emails and reminders from professors to “Say Yes to SES.” However, despite recent changes to the SES form, not all students are convinced that filling out Duquesne’s Student Evaluation Surveys is worth the time and effort. […]

Low voter turnout plagues midterms

Low voter turnout plagues midterms

By Brandon Addeo | The Duquesne Duke The number of ballots cast on Election Day Tuesday in Allegheny County was approximately 75,000 less than the number in 2010. According to statistics from the Allegheny County elections department, less than 355,000 votes were recorded in Allegheny County in the election that saw Democrat Tom Wolf triumph […]