Election 2012 Poll
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Election 2012 Poll

By ARJUN GOURISHETTY, freshman EVERY FOUR YEARS, our country enters a frenzy of campaigns and speeches. Phrases such as “tax cuts” and “healthcare” become hotly contested topics all across the nation. Americans become engulfed in the presidential election. Hawkeye conducted a survey to see what JP students think of the candidates. DEMOCRAT – 72% REPUBLICAN … Continue reading

Election 2012: a timeline
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Election 2012: a timeline

By AMY HUANG, columnist, and AISHWARYA NAIR, sophomore AUG. 2011: Iowa State University holds the Republican presidential primary. Facing off: Michele Bachmann, Herman Cain, Newt Gingrich, Ron Paul, Mitt Romney, and Rick Santorum. SEPT. 2011: Obama introduces the American Jobs Act, a $447 billion stimulus, to combat the 9% unemployment rate. The bill is met with opposition from the … Continue reading