As the Iowa caucuses and Super Tuesday approach, many voters have still not decided who they will give their vote to. It is easy to get sucked into the media on both sides and campaign advertisements, but here is a quick and simple guide to the core elements of each notable campaign (those polling over 1%*):
To learn more about each candidate, check out reputable news sites such as the New York Times, Politico, FiveThirtyEight, The Washington Post, etc., or look at each candidate’s policy platforms listed on his or her website. You can also check out this quiz which will help you find the candidate you agree with the most. And, most importantly, don’t forget to register to vote!
Upcoming primary related events on campus:
Vanderbilt College Democrats’ Primary Primer: Wednesday, February 5 at 5 p.m. in Buttrick 306, GME & free food
Vandy Loves Voting Day: free rides to the polls on February 15 and 20 for early voting days (contact [email protected] for more information)
*Polls are an aggregate of recent national polls, compiled by Real Clear Politics.