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Hillary Clinton can’t pour a beer, and that’s OK

By Gabriel Costello, Columnist

August 9, 2016


Filed under Columns, Opinions

Hillary Clinton had a week filled with faux pas. Perhaps most memorable was her being unable to slide a card to board the New York City subway. After a grand total of five swipes she made it through. It did not exactly come off as endearing. This scene was followed by her filling a pint glass about three-quarters...

Where the six presidential candidates stand on six key issues

Where the six presidential candidates stand on six key issues

By Daily Illini Staff Report

March 15, 2016


Filed under News

Hillary ClintonEducationClinton has taken a more moderate position on higher education than her opponent Bernie Sanders, calling for “debt-free” college tuition rather than free college tuitionClimate ChangeClinton’s plan for energy and climate change is twofold. First, she wants to see the U.S. build half a billion s...

Marco Rubio

March 13, 2016


Filed under News

EducationIf elected president, Rubio says he will be the “vocational education president,” putting a greater emphasis on trained skills and de-stigmatizing vocational education and careers.Climate ChangeRubio says that he would reverse the Clean Power Plan, an Environmental Protection Agency plan to...

Campaign groups amp up efforts on campus as primary approaches

By Aaron Navarro

March 13, 2016


Filed under News

From setting up tables on the Quad to traveling to the Iowa caucuses, students are organizing and working hard to promote their candidates. Though some of these organizations have been running since last summer, they have been ramping up their efforts the past couple of weeks in preparation for early voting...