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JP HILL • THE SPECTATOR

Stacey Abrams Talks Personal Life, Politics & Voter Supression

May 1, 2019

Georgia’s Democratic candidate in the 2018 election for governor, Stacey Abrams, came to Seattle on April 25 and was greeted...

J.P. HILL • THE SPECTATOR

Schultz: Former Starbucks Executive to Executive Branch?

February 7, 2019

Protestors gathered outside the Moore Theatre in downtown Seattle on Jan. 31, as former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz prepared...

JAVIER PLASCENCIA • THE SPECTATOR

Reflecting on Historic Midterms With Activism, Advocacy

November 14, 2018

This year’s midterm elections were record-breaking when it came to the diversity of Congress. For the first time in the democr...

CONNOR MERRION • THE SPECTATOR

New Faces, New Ideas: The Who’s Who of SGSU

October 31, 2018

As the first month of school comes to a close and midterms begin, the Student Government of Seattle University [SGSU] elects new me...

The 2018 Midterm Elections – What’s at Stake?

October 18, 2018

There is a lot at stake for Americans on November 6th. With Republicans holding a complete lock on power in Washington DC and h...

TARYN OKAMOTO • THE SPECTATOR

A Hotspot for Political Endorsements: Celebrity Instagrams

October 18, 2018

Remember in 2009 when Kanye West jumped on the VMA stage to interrupt Taylor Swift’s acceptance speech? Their names are bot...

MAKANA HOLGERSON • THE SPECTATOR

Midterm Elections: The Halfway Point

October 18, 2018

While the deadline has passed for individuals to register to vote online in the state of Washington, in-person registration is ongoing un...

Big Stakes in 2018 Elections

Guest Writer, Author

March 15, 2018

The 2018 midterm elections are setting up to be extremely important at both the state and the national level. It it is fair to say that the elections this November will significantly shape American (and global) politics for the next decade or longer. Considerable attention will be paid over the course of the coming year to whether or not ...

NICK TURNER (PHOTO) AND CONNOR MERRION (DESIGN) • THE SPECTATOR

Jenny Durkan Elected Mayor of Seattle

November 8, 2017

Former U.S. Attorney Jenny Durkan has surged ahead of Cary Moon in the mayoral race, receiving more than 60 percent of the vote a...

A Year Since Trump: Seattle University Responds to a New Administration

November 8, 2017

Note from the Editor: This article was co-written by Erika Silva and Jacqueline Lewis, although we are currently unable to display...

EMILY MOZZONE • THE SPECTATOR

Where to Start: The Spectator’s Guide to the 2017 Election

November 1, 2017

By this time next week, many of Seattle’s public offices will be filled with new faces. Voters will elect a new mayor, new ...

JESSICA DOMINGO • THE SPECTATOR

Meet SGSU’s New Elects

October 25, 2017

Student Government of Seattle University (SGSU) elections wrapped up, and the new representatives have been sworn in, each with...

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