Election 2012

A Warzone of Harassing Comments
Election 2012 / Politics

A Warzone of Harassing Comments

“I was told, basically, that I was stupid and that I just believed what religion shoved down my throat.”

Harnessing the Youth Vote in 2012
Election 2012 / Politics

Harnessing the Youth Vote in 2012

About 17 million young adults are eligible to vote for the first time in the presidential election.

From Assembly to Congress?
Election 2012 / Features

From Assembly to Congress?

Grace Meng is running to become the first Asian American elected to Congress from New York this November

A group of New Yorkers canvas in Philadelphia
Election 2012 / Features / Politics

A group of New Yorkers canvas in Philadelphia

At 8:25 a.m., the volunteers left The Goodwin, stopped at the Obama for America headquarters uptown to cram empty seats with more volunteers, and then headed off.

Black Voters Face Pressure from Voting Restrictions and from One Another
Election 2012 / Politics

Black Voters Face Pressure from Voting Restrictions and from One Another

Some African-American voters feel they are under pressure in the Nov. 6 elections to vote for Barack Obama.

Chappaqua’s most famous residents: the Clintons
Election 2012 / Politics

Chappaqua’s most famous residents: the Clintons

Bill and Hillary Clinton had transformed Chappaqua into Bill-and-Hill-Ville.

Chinese-American voters support Obama
Election 2012 / Politics

Chinese-American voters support Obama

Orla Lin, whose daily responsibilities include helping her mostly Chinese-American customers get their medications, said she planned to vote for President Obama because he had a more diplomatic approach with regard to U.S-China relations.

West Africans views of the 2012 U.S. presidential election
Election 2012 / Politics

West Africans views of the 2012 U.S. presidential election

In the upcoming elections, many Africans are concerned with issues that interest other minority groups, and the wider electorate: immigration reform, tax breaks for small business owners and development aid to Africa.

Key voter demographic: homeowners facing foreclosure
Election 2012 / Politics / Slideshows

Key voter demographic: homeowners facing foreclosure

And within Nevada, no place was hit harder than Las Vegas. According to the federal housing finance agency, home values in the Las Vegas area are down 60% over the past 5 years

Carbon neutral cupcakes for Obama
Election 2012 / Features / Politics

Carbon neutral cupcakes for Obama

LoBuglio teamed up with philanthropist Arden Wohl for the grassroots Cupcakes for Obama fundraiser on October 23rd at the Prince Street Café.