Massachusetts Daily Collegian

What would Jesus vote for?

By Mike Tudoreanu

October 31, 2013

One of the most shocking developments in recent American politics is the rise of a brand of Christian conservatism that embraces extreme free-market economic views. Politicians like Paul Ryan, Ted Cruz and others claim to be inspired...

It’s a pain to vote

By Jillian Correira

November 15, 2012

On Nov. 6, this great country re-elected Barack Obama as president of the United States of America in an unsurprising upset for former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, who is currently still trying to figure out where his tax plan...

“Right to Repair” and medical marijuana laws pass

By Sam Hayes

November 7, 2012

Two of the three Massachusetts ballot questions – the “Right to Repair” and medical marijuana ballot initiatives – passed last night and will become law. The physician-assisted suicide ballot question was too clo...

The importance of voting

By Eleanor Harte

November 5, 2012

Tomorrow is Election Day. After all the campaigning (which seems to have lasted years), the incessant television commercials, and the people at the Dining Commons asking you for the fifteenth time if you’ve registered to vote,...

A Guide to Voting at UMass Amherst

By Mitchell Scuzzarella

November 5, 2012

Many students and faculty members are urging people at the University of Massachusetts to get out tomorrow and cast their ballots in this year’s elections. Those planning on voting in Amherst will have to head out to one of t...