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Opinion | You’ve got mail(-in ballots)

Voters drop off their presidential primary mail-in ballots at a drop box at King County Elections in Renton, Washington, on March 10.
April 13, 2020
The primary elections in Wisconsin last week were an unnecessary disaster.

Editorial: It’s time to condense the primary process

A voter casts a ballot in the Massachusetts presidential primaries, Tuesday, March 3, in Seekonk, Massachusetts.
March 3, 2020
The United States should condense the far-reaching spread of primary elections into a single, nationwide day of primaries.

Opinion | “IOWAit” a better primary system

In the Iowa Caucus, Pete Buttigieg (pictured) received 26.2% of the votes, and Bernie Sanders received 26.1%.
February 9, 2020
It’s time we do away with caucuses, switch to a ranked choice voting system instead and change which states go first in the primaries.

Pennsylvania primaries test new congressional maps

Sarah Innamorato won against incumbent Democrat Dom Costa in the race for Pennsylvania's 21st District's State Rep. (Photo by Anne Amundson | For The Pitt News)
May 16, 2018

At Hitchhiker Brewing — a small brewery in Sharpsburg — thunderous applause greeted Sara Innamorato as she entered the building Tuesday night. Hugging and shaking hands with anyone she passed, she...

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