Midterm Elections

The importance of STEM in Congress

The importance of STEM in Congress

The 2018 midterms have resulted in the most diverse Congress ever. A record number of women were elected to seats. The first Native American women were elected, as well as the first Muslim women. The new diversity is not just demographic-based, however. Nine new members with STEM-related professions also won election this cycle.

What should Democrats do next?

What should Democrats do next?

Unless you have been living under a rock, you’ve probably heard that the Democrats will be taking control of the U.S. House of Representatives after gaining more than 30 seats in the 2018 midterm elections. Two years of unified government control under the Republicans will be coming to an end in January.

Editorial: What to think about Connecticut’s Ballot Questions

Editorial: What to think about Connecticut’s Ballot Questions

This year, Connecticut citizens voting in the midterm elections will be faced with more than just the choice of candidates for local, state and federal positions. They will also be tasked with determining whether two proposed amendments to the Connecticut State Constitution pass.