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Does your vote count?

Bradley Polumbo discusses how the Electoral College impacts the worth of your vote in Massachusetts.

Joseph Kennedy III and Jim McGovern host ‘Your Vote, Your Voice’ talk Monday

Congressmen Kennedy and McGovern spoke at the Commonwealth Honors College event Hall to urge students to get the vote out.

Students thrilled to vote yes on ballot Question 3 and 4

Question 3 and 4 receive wide support at UMass.

Vote to eliminate battery cages for hens

Laura Hancock urges Massachusetts voters to vote in favor of a measure that requires all eggs produced in Massachusetts to come from cage free hens.

VIDEO: Amherst residents vote in primary election

Amherst residents spoke on who they cast their ballot for on primary day.

Why college students should vote

Millennials could influence the outcome of major elections.

Five reasons why voting is a struggle

Five reasons why voting is a struggle

Citizens can’t afford to be uninformed anymore

Julian Del Prado analyzes politics in our modern world and argues that citizens should be utilizing the Internet to inform themselves about government issues.

Exercise your right to vote

Michael Agnello stresses the importance of voting, arguing that the common belief that a single vote won’t make a difference can be detrimental to our government outcomes.

Millennials’ votes can make a difference in all elections

Maral Margossian gives a brief explanation into the importance for young people to vote, especially today.

Congress must empower Voting Rights Act

In June 2013, the Supreme Court overturned Section 4(b) of the Voting Rights Act. Congress has yet to rewrite it, which columnist Zac Bears argues is damaging to democracy and policymaking.

What would Jesus vote for?

Mike Tudoreanu reveals the contradiction that Christian conservatives are not actually upholding Christian values when they advocate certain positions.

It’s a pain to vote

Collegian columnist Jillian Correira: “America has done many admirable things, but manufacturing a simple, competent and reliable voting process is not one of them.”

“Right to Repair” and medical marijuana laws pass

At the time of writing, two of the questions on the Massachusetts ballots were passed.

The importance of voting

As Election Day arrives, Eleanor Harte relays the importance of exercising the right to vote.

A Guide to Voting at UMass Amherst

With Election Day on day away, Mitchell Scuzzarella gives some tips for voting in Amherst.

Ancient words hold modern truth

In a culture that pressures its people to constantly pick sides, Columnist Katie McKenna implores us to consider all sides of a debate openly before choosing anything.

Calling all voters

Collegian blogger Ali Strand questions if uninformed citizens should exercise the right to vote.

A vote for Question 3 is a vote for compassion

If you are voting this November in the presidential election, you will also be asked to vote on a series of state propositions. Columnist Zac Bears builds the case why a vote for Question 3 is also a vote for compassion.