Tag: 2016 U.S. Presidential Election

Hundreds march through Columbia in anti-Trump peace walk

Organizer Audrey Lockwood: “It’s the only thing that has given me true hope since the results. You don’t feel alone anymore when this many people in a community help you accomplish something for peace.”

Election-watch party hosted at Blue Note where mainly Clinton supporters came to watch the results

The party, hosted by Boone County Democrats, played NBC election coverage live.

A look back on some of the most meme-able moments of the election

The United States is on fire, but these memes are pretty funny.

Negative Trump coverage represents reality, not bias or falsehood

Balancing coverage for balance’s sake would be unfair and contrary to journalism’s truth-telling purpose.

Voters revolt against spineless GOP establishment

Unfulfilled campaign promises led to Trump’s nomination.

Trump, not Clinton, displays bigotry and blatantly panders to minorities

If Donald Trump actually saw people of color as “human beings worthy of a better future,” he would reach out to and interact with them.

Sanders should concede Democratic nomination to Clinton

In order to keep Trump out of the White House, Sanders needs to give up his candidacy before his supporters become even more anti-Clinton.

Trump’s nomination leaves the GOP with a tough choice

The Republican Party can either continue to divide or wake up and work to prevent a dangerous candidate from taking office.

Youth vote could decide Boone County

Clinton and Trump are positioned to face off in “a time for choosing.”

Cruz might be more dangerous than Trump

He will say literally anything, no matter how outrageous, to scare people into believing he is the only candidate that can save America from a plethora of so-called threats.

Missouri gets Berned

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders visits Missouri before the state’s primary.

The Donald is in Missouri

Presidential candidate Donald Trump hosts rally in St. Louis.

Iowa caucus proved no frontrunner is guaranteed a win

After Trump’s loss and Sanders’ near victory on Monday, there’s no telling how the next competition will end.

Presidential candidates plan to reform a corrupt VA

In 2014, an estimated 40 veterans died awaiting health care in VA facilities.

Presidential candidates to reform higher education

Revenue from cures found at the facility would go toward bridge infrastructure, grants for college, health care, and tax refunds for Missourians.

Candidates are talking race issues for 2016

In a time of high racial tension in the U.S., 2016 candidates are talking about the sensitive issues.

Mid-Missouri for Bernie Sanders hosted watch party Tuesday

The debate proved to be less heated than the Republican debates, with candidates and attendees agreeing on many issues.

Democratic Socialist Bernie Sanders rising in the presidential polls

Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont is gaining national attention for his socialistic ideals, and his support is rising as Hillary Clinton’s is dropping.

Pope Francis’ views show tendency toward neither major political party

Mizzou Democrats spokeswoman Jordan Pellerito said she liked that the pope discussed a wide variety of political issues instead of just abortion.

Bernie Sander’s supporters bernin’ up downtown

The corner of Broadway Street and Ninth Street was taken over with supporters of presidential candidate Bernie Sanders on Oct. 11.