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ASB gives insight into campaign process

ASB gives insight into campaign process

Maya Lip, Staff Writer

March 1, 2019

Students from all grades work on establishing their campaign weeks before voting day on March 4. Many new candidates, as well as a lot of the current officers, are putting in their efforts to gain the position they seek. During elections, the majority of Carlmont only sees posters filling locker...

Queer Time Episode Five: Controversy and a New Global Campaign

Queer Time Episode Five: Controversy and a New Global Campaign

Maddy Ting, Zachary Khouri, and Mikayla Nguyen

February 25, 2019

Maddy and Zach discuss events surrounding controversy in the LGBTQ community and a new global campaign run by the Trump Administration regarding the decriminalization of homosexuality. Edited by Maddy Ting....

Caltrain launches new public education campaign

Caltrain launches new public education campaign

Connor Rickson, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018

Have you ever wondered how many people ride Caltrain each day? On Feb. 19, Caltrain launched their new "Did You Know?" public education program. This program was designed to educate the public about the history of the Caltrain corridor and its future plans for modernization. Caltrain's "Did you kno...

Clinton campaign sails through rough waters before election

Clinton campaign sails through rough waters before election

Armon Mahdavi, Staff Writer

November 1, 2016

On Friday, Oct. 28, federal law enforcement stated that new emails related to the investigation of Hillary Clinton’s private server were discovered.  The emails were found on Anthony Weiner’s computer, whom he shared with his former partner, Huma Abedin. Abedin is currently a top aide for Cl...

Clinton campaign reveals illness after 9/11 ceremony

Clinton campaign reveals illness after 9/11 ceremony

Justin Som, Staff Writer

September 15, 2016

The state of Hillary Clinton's health was brought into question on Sept. 11 after her doctor revealed that she had been diagnosed with pneumonia. Nearly collapsing in a 9/11 memorial ceremony in New York, Clinton was assisted by aides and Secret Service agents into a security vehicle. The Clinton...

Bernie Sanders strives to win over the Golden State

Bernie Sanders strives to win over the Golden State

Nicole del Cardayre, Staff Writer

May 20, 2016

Trailing 767 delegates, Bernie Sanders has had a difficult campaign against his opponent Hillary Clinton. Sanders has continued his presidential campaign in hopes of winning over California, "the Golden State." On June 7, California will have its primary election with 475 delegates at stake. According...

Kevin McCarthy halts his campaign for House Speaker

Kevin McCarthy halts his campaign for House Speaker

Justin Som, Staff Writer

October 13, 2015

With second-in-line House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy stepping down from his bid for House Majority Speaker due to allegations of a scandal, the future of Congress is uncertain. Kevin McCarthy announced on Oct. 8 that he was stopping his campaign for the position due to the fact that he did...

Campaign season pulls in Carlmont students

Campaign season pulls in Carlmont students

Alyssa Fagel, Highlander Editor

October 22, 2013

Local political campaigns are coming to a conclusion, but the experiences of campaigning can last a lifetime. As most people can assume, running in an election comes at the price of high stress and long hours. What not everybody knows are the effects these elections have on the families of these can...

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