Local Elections are in Your Hands

Local Elections are in Your Hands

By HAYDEN DUBLOIS

November 1, 2018

If you’re not paying attention to what’s going on in our state and local races, now’s the time. Because your vote may very well be the deciding factor in an election.

Vermont Leads Nation in Voter Registration Rate, Topping 90%

Vermont Leads Nation in Voter Registration Rate, Topping 90%

By HATTIE LEFAVOUR

November 1, 2018

Vermont reaches a record high voting registration.

MIDDVOTE WANTS YOU TO VOTE

MIDDVOTE WANTS YOU TO VOTE

By KACEY HERTAN

November 1, 2018

Yes, YOU!

This Year, Voting Isn’t Enough

This Year, Voting Isn’t Enough

By ANDREW PLOTCH

November 1, 2018

We are members of those communities. We can vote here, we can volunteer here and we can make a difference here. 

Congressman Welch on Politics Here and Nationwide

Congressman Welch on Politics Here and Nationwide

By ELLIE ANDERSON

November 1, 2018

Welch reflects on the last couple of years and what we can anticipate in the 2018 election cycle.

Reporting on 15 Elections: How Time Flies

Reporting on 15 Elections: How Time Flies

By JOHN FLOWERS

November 1, 2018

It doesn’t seem possible, but I’ve covered 15 election cycles in Vermont.

From Middlebury to Midterms Organizing

From Middlebury to  Midterms Organizing

By HANNAH BRISTOL and TEDDY SMYTH

November 1, 2018

Through our experiences with student organizing, we realized how powerful young people are when we mobilize and turn out.

Past College Students Didn’t Go to the Polls

Past College Students Didn’t Go to the Polls

By HANNAH BENSEN

November 1, 2018

The college's past with midterm election turn out isn't great. Is that going to change this year post-2016?

Former Vermont Gov. Jim Douglas Reflects on the GOP in 2018

Former Vermont Gov. Jim Douglas Reflects on the GOP in 2018

By NICK GARBER

November 1, 2018

A former Republican governor reflects on his party.

Two Candidates with College Ties Battle in State’s Attorney Race

Two Candidates with College Ties Battle in State’s Attorney Race

By CAROLINE KAPP

November 1, 2018

Also known as Middlebury College's duel of the husbands.

Young People: You Should Care, Too

Young People: You Should Care, Too

By ETHAN SONNEBORN

November 1, 2018

It is clear that youth engagement in government and politics is more important than ever. 

The Pragmatic Left: the Best Response to Kavanaugh

The Pragmatic Left: the Best Response to Kavanaugh

By JOEY LYONS

November 1, 2018

Before considering how Democrats should deal with courts in the Trump era, it is worth asking: how did we get here?

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