Bernie Sanders

  • Bernie Sanders in Iowa City: Clinton college plan best for all

    by - Nov 4, 2016
    By Maria Curi | maria-curi@uiowa.edu and Marissa Payne | maryssa-payne@uiowa.edu  Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont campaigned for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton today in Iowa City where University of Iowa students interviewed by The Daily Iowan agreed Clinton’s plan...
  • Sanders launches progressive advocacy group

    by - Aug 24, 2016
    By Matthew Jack | matthew-jack@uiowa.edu From the ashes of his Democratic nomination bid, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) has established a new non-profit organization, Our Revolution, to carry the momentum from his supporters to elect progressive candidates...
  • Clinton millennial strategy: Just be herself

    by - Jul 27, 2016
    By Brent Griffiths | brent-griffiths@uiowa.edu PHILADELPHIA — Corey Jones remembers meeting former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. On the beginning of her Scooby van tour after announcing her presidential run, Clinton stopped by to visit with...
  • Sanders’ supporters open convention in full voice

    by - Jul 26, 2016
    By Brent Griffiths | brent-griffiths@uiowa.edu PHILADELPHIA — They booed a prayer, a congressman, and at least one U.S. senator. During the early moments of the 2016 Democratic National Convention, a vocal contingent of Sen. Bernie Sanders...
  • Leaked emails create obstacles to Democrat unity

    by - Jul 24, 2016
    By Brent Griffiths | brent-griffiths@uiowa.edu PHILADELPHIA —  Former U.S. Senator Tom Harkin joked that here in the city of brotherly love his, Democratic Party will end this week together. But on the eve of the start...
  • DNC chair to resign amid Wikileaks scandal

    by - Jul 24, 2016
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — On the heels of a tumultuous Republican convention, Hillary Clinton hopes her gathering in Philadelphia will show off a forward-looking Democratic Party united behind her steady leadership. But to do that, she must...
  • AP survey: Clinton becomes presumptive nominee

    by - Jun 6, 2016
    By Mitch McAndrew | mmcandrew@uiowa.edu  Hillary Clinton has amassed enough delegates to become the presumptive Demoratic nominee, according to a report survey from the Associated Press released June 6. Clinton will officially become the first female presidential nominee...
  • Jim Gilmore ends long-shot 2016 presidential campaign

    by - Feb 12, 2016
    The former Virginia governor also briefly ran for president in the 2008 election.  By Quentin Misiag | quentin-misiag@uiowa.edu Former Virginia Gov. Jim Gilmore announced Friday that he would end his 2016 Republican presidential campaign, after his bid failed to...
  • Etched in Granite

    by - Feb 10, 2016
    By Matthew Jack | matthew-jack@uiowa.edu Following pre-primary poll predictions, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-VT, and business mogul Donald Trump swept New Hampshire and cemented their first wins of the primary season. Their victories both came after a strong...
  • Caucuses come with some glitches

    by - Feb 3, 2016
    Historically close caucus produces a few headaches as Sanders campaign requests to verify results. By Brent Griffiths | brent-griffiths@uiowa.edu Long lines, long waits, and yes, a few coin flips all occurred on Monday night as Hillary Clinton...