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Politics

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Title Date Summary
251 Student Voices
West--Erica J. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 103:21, p.11
11/7/2006 Students respond to the question; "What do you think about campaign attack ads"?
252 Third-party candidates just fodder for fun
Abbott--Tristan E. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 103:21, p.7
11/7/2006 Examines platforms of the Constitutional Party, Libertarian Party, and the Green Party.
253 See where the candidates stand for the upcoming election
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 103:20, p.1
11/3/2006 Brief background information and views on issues; education, teacher pay, federal deficit, immigration abortion, and economic development from Chet Culver, Jim Nussle, Bruce Braley, and Mike Whalen; photo.
254 Obama for office on 08
Roos--Nicholas Alexander (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 103:17, p.8
10/24/2006 Support for Barack Obama for President; photo.
255 Corrupt Iraqis?
Jaehnert--Paul G.
Northern Iowan 103:13, p.10
10/10/2006 President Bush urged to encourage Congressional investigation of corruption within his administration.
256 GOP loves the media
Connell--Deirdre Stephanie (Class of 2007)
Northern Iowan 103:13, p.10
10/10/2006 NI accused of being one sided in their reporting.
257 Administration in the wrong
Osborne--Sam
Northern Iowan 103:8, p.6
9/22/2006 Extreme interrogation methods are discussed.
258 Congress refuses to fund 9/11 relief
Abbott--Tristan E. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 103:8, p.5
9/22/2006 Senate bill to supply money for medical relief to citizens of New York City due to the World Trade Center disaster blocked before reaching a vote.
259 Let's talk politics
Roos--Nicholas Alexander (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 103:7, p.6
9/19/2006 Barak Obama's name suggested as a presidential candidate; photo.
260 International journalists gather at UNI Thursday, Aug. 10
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
8/9/2006 Journalists will learn about the 1st Congressional District race.
261 Sifting through the political hologram
Abbott--Tristan E. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:61, p.5
7/21/2006 Considers allegation that President Bush does not share enough information with Congress.
262 Democratic candidates form new strategy
Abbott--Tristan E. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:59, p.5
6/30/2006 Suggests changes in Democratic Party rhetoric.
263 New bill reducing national deficit puts college students in debt
Ory--Lindsey (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:39, p.4
2/21/2006 Regents universities will lobby to prevent reductions in student aid.
264 The media paradox
Northern Iowan 102:39, p.7
2/21/2006 Wonders if people in the media know how much they can influence people.
265 Fridays with Koob
Gerling--Taylor R. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:34, p.1
2/3/2006 President Robert Koob discusses how students can lobby and speak to legislators individually, or get involved with a group; photo.
266 U. S. abortion policy violates men's rights
Nichols--Brent (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 102:33, p.5
1/31/2006 Wonders why abortion laws only pertain to the choices of women.
267 Murphy, Fahmy have big plans for Spring '06
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:29, p.3
1/13/2006 Members plan to push for the passage of an increased tobacco tax and increased funding for higher education.
268 Parties must band together
Northern Iowan 102:25, p.5
11/22/2005 Democrats and Republicans should put aside differences and personal emotions to decide course of action in Iraq war.
269 Politics at play in FDA decision
Gerling--Taylor R. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:25, p.5
11/22/2005 Believes politics may have played a large role in not allowing the morning-after birth control pill to be sold over the counter.
270 Peacemaking seminar held Sunday will discuss beliefs about war
Ory--Lindsey (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:16, p.10
10/21/2005 Conference will talk about conscientious objection to the war which allows people to avoid going to war because it is against their religious beliefs. It will be held at the Cedar Falls Mennonite Church.
271 Woman/minority president good idea
Meinecke--Heather (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 102:12, p.7
10/7/2005 Writer supports idea of a woman and/or minority president, but worries about the pressure and scrutiny the person would be subjected to.
272 10 hours, 100,000 protesters, one cause
Kelly--Ned (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 102:9, p.1
9/27/2005 Fifty-five Iowans traveled to Washington, D. C., last weekend to protest the war in Iraq; photo.
273 Liberals should stop hypocrisy
Anderson--Jessica K. (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:9, p.6
9/27/2005 Jessica Anderson writes to defend Chief Justice nominee John Roberts' decision not to answer certain questions on controversial issues.
274 Changing political debates bringing changes to way debate is taught
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
9/26/2005 New form of debate being taught in schools instead of traditional style.
275 One nation under God
Rinkleff--Adam (Student--2004-2005)
Northern Iowan 102:8, p.8
9/23/2005 Student Adam Rinkleff notes that the words "under God" were added to the Pledge of Allegiance in 1954, and believes it should be removed.
276 Senate up for a supreme decision on John Roberts; opposition says supreme court appointee may be too conservative
Bentley--Adam J. (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 102:4, p.5
9/9/2005 While some Republicans see the John Roberts as a good nomination for Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, some Democrats are skeptical; photo.
277 Stuck in the middle with you
Northern Iowan 102:4, p.7
9/9/2005 Writers try to coerce readers to see things from a more middle ground as opposed to "left" and "right" wings in politics.
278 Go beyond the "flag waving"
Enshayan--Kamyar (Director Center for Energy and Environmental Education)
Northern Iowan 102:3, p.8
9/2/2005 Urges citizens to help the government see that the image portrayed of the US overseas does not necessarily reflect the characteristics of Americans.
279 UNI experts on terrorism and politics
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
7/7/2005 List of sources available to provide information on the given topic.
280 Capitol M: hard rock, funk, a message
Kelly--Ned (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:58, p.7
6/24/2005 Local band plays a variety of music; will present a concert at the Reverb on July 2; photo.
281 Entering the world of politics with an agenda
McCue--Timothy M. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 101:56, p.6
6/10/2005 UNI student Tim McCue reports on his exciting first week as a press intern for Senator Charles Grassley in Washington, D. C.
282 Wasting precious time
Northern Iowan 101:56, p.5
6/10/2005 Believes United States Senate should spend more time handling the important issues of the country rather than fighting with each other.
283 Protect Senate's filibuster
Hettle--Wallace A. (History Faculty)
Northern Iowan 101:48, p.9
4/5/2005 Feels U. S. Senate Republicans should not remove the filibuster option for Democrats.
284 Isn't it ironic? Don't you think?
Crane--Ryan P. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 101:26, p.5
12/3/2004 Examines irony in current political issues.
285 A shiny new Cabinet
Northern Iowan 101:24, p.5
11/19/2004 Examines the recent departures of many of the Bush Administration Cabinet members and what the future may hold for the United States.
286 Students weigh in on election
Kelly--Ned (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:20, p.1
11/5/2004 Post-election moods on campus.
287 Election exposure lacking
Northern Iowan 101:19, p.5
11/2/2004 Believes Presidential candidates should do more to make themselves stand out as candidates instead of scripting their every move and identifying themselves with the party.
288 Humor in politics reaches students
Kelly--Ned (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:18, p.9
10/29/2004 Examines trend of young people getting their political information from satirical sources, such as television's "The Daily Show" mock news program.
289 'The Capitol Steps' promises to provide side-splitting humor
Northern Iowan 101:17, p.11
10/26/2004 Description of "The Capitol Steps" performance to visit the Gallagher-Bluedorn PAC; photo.
290 Stop the Bush-bashing!
Spath--Jacob (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:16, p.6
10/22/2004 Reacts to letters and columns in the Northern Iowan by addressing various anti-Bush and pro-Kerry claims.
291 UNI professors well-versed in U. S. politics, presidential elections
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
10/18/2004 Professors and their areas of expertise listed.
292 Political preachings stem from arrogance
Waechter--Steven (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 101:14, p.6
10/15/2004 Speaks out against those who advocate extreme positions on issues.
293 Politics corrupting government
Paulson--Bryce (Student--2004)
Northern Iowan 100:61, p.5
7/16/2004 Believes politics is inherently corrupt and should be removed from government.
294 UNI professor disputes polls that divide churchgoers/non-churchgoers into political parties
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
6/21/2004 Believes there are more factors at work and that the question of "values" is little more than a buzzword.
295 Primer in political semantics
Athay--Steve (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 100:37, p.7
2/17/2004 Thoughts on political ideologies, publications, and UNI's status as a "liberal" campus.
296 Doughnuts, coffee, and politics
Athay--Steve (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 100:35, p.7
2/10/2004 Gives advice on how to participate meaningfully in politics.
297 Democrats, Republicans fight a similar crusade
Weiskircher--Heidi B. (Classes of 2005 and 2006)
Northern Iowan 100:31, p.1
1/27/2004 The chairs of the UNI College Democrats and College Republicans express respect for each other's political views.
298 Republicans fire back on behalf of Bush
Humphrey--Benjamin (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 100:26, p.7
12/5/2003 Feel the campaign is getting ugly before Democratic presidential candidate is chosen.
299 Mistakes, lies, and politics
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
12/1/2003 Discussion on admitting political wrong-doing both historically and presently.
300 Christianity, politics a 'dangerous mix'
Rippke--Philip F. (Student--2002-2003)
Northern Iowan 100:23, p.9
11/18/2003 Concerned about Christians imposing their views on others.

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