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51 Congressional candidates to debate at UNI
Dausener--Josh (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:6, p.02
9/13/2018 The two congressional candidates, Abby Finkenauer and Rod Blum are set to debate at UNI in anticipated for the midterm elections.
52 Alex Jones ban a good thing
King--Sam John (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:5, p.03
9/10/2018 The author discusses censorship on social media regarding Alex Jones.
53 Iowa Democratic Party chair hosts roundtable
Baxter--Nicole (Student--2017), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:4, p.02
9/6/2018 Troy Price, chair of the Iowa Democratic Party held a roundtable discussion to address student concerns about education in Iowa.
54 Kavanaugh's documents crucial to public
Ave--Jack (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:4, p.03
9/6/2018 The author writes about President Trump's pick for the Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh. Kavanaugh is set to testify in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee.
55 LTE: word choice matters
Corbin--Steven B. (Class of 1970; Marketing Faculty)
Northern Iowan 115:4, p.03
9/6/2018 Steve Corbin writes a letter to the editor addressing the issue of adult bullying and the power of words.
56 McCain had a passion for unity
Nicol--Albie (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:2, p.03
8/30/2018 The author honors Senator John McCain, speaking on his willingness to vote against party lines.
57 Kander hosts voting event
Dausener--Josua (Student--2017), Dausener--Josh (Student--2017), Leitner--Gabrielle (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:2, p.05
8/27/2018 Democratic figure Jason Kander visited UNI. He talked about voting laws and the voting activist organization he chairs, Let America Vote. The event was cosponsored by local democratic activist groups including Northern Iowa Democrats; photo.
58 LTE: midterm elections matter
Corbin--Steven B. (Class of 1970; Marketing Faculty)
Northern Iowan 115:2, p.03
8/27/2018 In his letter to the editor, author Steve Corbin stress the importance of the midterm election and gives his opinions on the issues that may be at stake after the elections.
59 LTE: prioritize maternal and children's health
Khan--Nadir (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:2, p.03
8/27/2018 In this letter to the editor, discuses their opinion on the importance of the Reach Every Mother and Child Act, and urges readers to contact their representatives and encourage them to support it.
60 Democratic heavyweight to visit UNI
Dausener--Josh (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:1, p.04
8/23/2018 Jason Kander, who is currently running as a Kansas City Mayor candidate, is set to visit UNI.
61 'Chappaquiddick' adequately delivers
Friesen--Hunter (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 114:54, p.04
4/26/2018 The author gives the file 'Chappaquiddick' an admissible rating overall.
62 Political views continue to change on campus
Stelk--Caleb (Student--2018), Kraus-Taddeo--Laney (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:54, p.02
4/26/2018 The author explores the political views of students and how their college education may influence them.
63 Military strike on Syria was the right call
Dausener--Josua (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:53, p.03
4/23/2018 The author argues that the joint military strike by the US, Britain and France on Syria was the right call, but the US should be allowing more refugees into the country.
64 Reynolds signs mental health bills
Dausener--Josh (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:53, p.02
4/23/2018 Governor Kim Reynolds signed two bills that aim to better the mental health system in Iowa
65 Syrian strikes not the solution
Nicol--Albie (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 114:52, p.03
4/19/2018 The author suggests that President Trumps missile strikes in Syria have contributed to the body count.
66 LTE: Trump's tax plan will lead to economic debate
Corbin--Steven B. (Class of 1970; Marketing Faculty)
Northern Iowan 114:41, p.03
3/1/2018 Professor in emeritus of marketing at UNI writes about President Trump's recent tax reform and it's ramifications.
67 Students walk out for gun control
Olsasky--Clinton (Student--2015), Kraus-Taddeo--Laney (Student--2017), Madden--Jacob (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 114:39, p.01
2/22/2018 A large number of students participated in a walkout for gun control organized by UNI student Emily Paul. The gathering was in reaction to the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School; photos.
68 Water treatment bill enacted
Madden--Jacob (Student--2015), Davis--Kirby (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:31, p.02
1/25/2018 The Iowa Senate voted on a new bill to change the way water quality projects are funded; photo.
69 LTE: Alleged Russian ties continue to haunt Trump
Corbin--Steven B. (Class of 1970; Marketing Faculty)
Northern Iowan 114:30, p.03
1/22/2018 In a letter to the editor, Steve Corbin addresses the theories surrounding President Trump's alleged ties to Russia.
70 What about Whataboutisms?
Dausener--Josua (Student--2017), Leitner--Gabrielle (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:30, p.01
1/22/2018 Concerns are raised with the increasing use of whataboutism's in today's political culture; photo.
71 Gov. Reynolds' "Condition of the State"
Dausener--Josua (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:28, p.02
1/11/2018 Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds gives her first address. She discuses what she has been doing and her goals for the future; photo.
72 LTE: Talking politics in the age of Trump
Friel--Aaron (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 114:25, p.03
11/30/2017 In a letter to the editor, Aaron Friel responds to the letter to the editor "Why is everything politicized?".
73 LTE: Tax bill spells disaster for grad students
Olmstead--Cade (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:25, p.03
11/30/2017 In a letter to the editor, Cade Olmstead discuses the House of Representatives' proposed tax bill and the impact it can have on graduate students' photo.
74 NISG clarifies policy on candidates
Chidley--Kelsey (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:25, p.02
11/30/2017 There has been some debate between NISG and partisan groups on campus regarding the rules for bringing political candidates to campus. It has been clarified that groups that represent UNI, such as NISG, can not bring political candidates, but other groups can.
75 LTE: Column is poorly informed
Northern Iowan 114:24, p.03
11/16/2017 In a letter to the editor, Dan Childs, disagrees with a letter to the editor "Why is everything politicized" and is upset the Northern Iowan published it.
76 LTE: Politicization column is peculiar
Stekl--Caleb (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:24, p.03
11/16/2017 In a letter to the editor, Caleb Stekl responds to a letter to the editor "Why is everything politicized?".
77 LTE: GOP tax plan will lead to tax increases
Corbin--Steven B. (Class of 1970; Marketing Faculty)
Northern Iowan 114:23, p.03
11/13/2017 In a letter to the editor, Steven Corbin, discusses tax breaks and the national debt. He says that Senators need to have more budget discipline; photo.
78 Why is everything politicized?
Schrad--Tanner (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:23, p.03
11/13/2017 Columnist Schrad argues that the public makes decisions on issues based on political ideologies rather than facts and has the tendency to over politicize controversial issues; photo.
79 Election results restore hope
Cobb--Abbi (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 114:22, p.03
11/9/2017 Opinion columnist Cobb recaps election results on the state and local level that occurred on Tuesday, November 7th; photo.
80 LTE: Is Trump unfit to be president?
Corbin--Steven B. (Class of 1970; Marketing Faculty)
Northern Iowan 114:19, p.03
10/30/2017 In a letter to the editor, Professor Steve Corbin, discusses Donald Trump's presidency and whether or not he is "fit" to be president; photo.
81 Gov. candidate talks state funding
Hofmeyer--Sarah (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 114:17, p.02
10/23/2017 Governor candidate, John Norris, discuses his campaign plan, including how he plans to help students with the tuition increases and student loans; photo.
82 Despite labels, we're all American
Schrad--Tanner (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:13, p.03
10/9/2017 Columnist Tanner Schrad discuses the idea of being more considerate about other peoples opinions; photo.
83 Military spending overshadows education
Cobb--Abbi (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 114:8, p.03
9/21/2017 Columnist Abbi Cobb discuses the military spending increase. Cobb thinks there should be less military increases and more effort put into education; photo.
84 A Greek tradition reignited
Madden--Jacob (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 114:7, p.01
9/18/2017 Latin fraternity Lambda Theta Phi comes to UNI. This fraternity is geared for Latin or multicultural individuals. According to one member, the fraternity focuses on advocating for minority communities; photo.
85 Criticizing the media is 'in,' but accountability is out
Fisher--Nicholas Allen (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 112:20, p.4
11/5/2015 Northern Iowan Editor Nick Fisher discusses "Gotcha Journalism" and its effect on modern day politics; photo
86 Informing the voters of Iowa
Rekemeyer--Kyle (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 112:20, p.7
11/5/2015 "Islam and Iowa Politics" is a lecture series aiming to educate voters on Islam before the elections begin; photo.
87 All staff opinion column: What's the most important Vote 2016 issue?
Wagner--Amanda (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 112:19, p.3
11/2/2015 Student columnists weigh in on what they believe is the biggest issue for the 2016 presidential election; photo.
88 Students to 'shred for Bernie' at Octopus on the Hill
Olsasky--Clinton (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 112:17, p.2
10/26/2015 Students for Bernie Sanders will be hosting an event that combines music and politics at the Octopus on College Hill.
89 Iowa pays the price
Olsasky--Clinton (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 112:7, p.2
9/21/2015 A new organization called "Iowa pays the price" will be visiting the Maucker Union to show students the importance of fiscal transparency in presidential elections; photo.
90 The poor of '1984'
Fisher--Nicholas Allen (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 112:7, p.1
9/21/2015 James M. Lang, an English professor at Assumption College, gave a speech about George Orwell's "1984" and how it makes the poor seem invisible; photo.
91 Distinguishing Bernie Sanders from Hillary
Peterson--Jordan (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 112:6, p.3
9/17/2015 Student Jordan Peterson describes the difference between the two Democrat front runners for the 2016 Presidential election.
92 Sen. Grassley discusses whistleblowers
Frasher--Iris (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 112:6, p.1
9/17/2015 Senators Chuck Grassley and Jeff Danielson spoke about their support for government whistleblowers in the Maucker Union's University room. They believe that current legislation needs to be improved; photo.
93 Let's give Obama the recognition he deserves
Cosgrove--Thaddeus Riley (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:48, p.3
4/9/2015 Riley Cosgrove shares his feelings about President Obama; photo.
94 Celebrating a victory for all americans
Kautzer--Jessica
Northern Iowan 111:22, p.3
11/13/2014 Jessica Kautzer talks about diversity in the United States Government, and how we all should be proud of where we stand.
95 Does anybody care anymore?
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 111:21, p.3
11/10/2014 Student Riley Cosgrove looks at the number of students that participate in voting and urges students to be more politically active; photo.
96 End Iowa's early caucus
Cooling--Corey C. (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:21, p.3
11/10/2014 Student Corey Cooling talks about his opinion on the early caucus and how he feels it should stop.
97 Change the system if you don't like it, you matter
Davidson--Ashley (Student 2014)
Northern Iowan 111:20, p.1
11/6/2014 Student Ashley Davidson urges students to take a stand and show that their opinion and vote matters.
98 Jim Leach to lecture on civility and politics at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2014:111, p.1
11/5/2014 Former Congressman Jim Leach will deliver a Veteran's Day address at UNI celebrating Iowans who served in World War II. He will present his speech November 11, in Lang Hall Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.
99 For scientifically illiterate America
Irving--Brett David (Student--2014)
Northern Iowan 111:16, p.4
10/23/2014 Student Brett Irving shares his opinion on how those who are scientifically illiterate are holding the country back and stopping the United States from being at its full potential; photo.
100 UNI to host Women in Politics Scholarship banquet
Public Relations News Release 2014:87, p.1
10/16/2014 UNI will host its 4th Women in Politics Scholarship banquet, October 30, at the Park Place Event Centre in Cedar Falls. The event will begin with a social time and dinner. People interested in tickets should contact Donna Hoffman.

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