Vanderbilt Political Review

Live from the DNC: Days 1 and 2

Austin Brown

September 5, 2012

Day 1- Welcome to Charlotte! After arriving in the Queen City Sunday evening, Monday morning for us began with a stop at the Tennessee delegation’s welcome breakfast and some free time to socialize with fellow Democrats...

Could Reagan Have Won the 2012 GOP Nomination?

September 3, 2012

Last year, a Gallup Poll asked Americans which US president they regarded as the greatest. Ronald Reagan, the 40th president of the United States, was atop the list with 19% of those polled calling him the greatest president America...

Rights, Rhetoric & Reality: The Future of Birth Control

September 3, 2012

Birth control is an interesting thing – an in recent years, appears to have burst into the political spotlight to a astounding degree. For instance, the US Department of Health and Human Services’ recent decision to overrule...

Issues Driving the 2012 Election

September 3, 2012

Every election cycle, Americans go to the voting booth with certain issues in mind. Voters survey the candidates and determine who matches up with their views most consistently. While many Americans vote strictly by party, issue...

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