Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) and former HUD Secretary Julián Castro have dropped out of the presidential race after failing to meet recent debate thresholds. Election 2020 interviewed L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti and former Cory Booker volunteer Rachel James to hear why some are annoyed with the lack…
In part two of the two-part series, Jacob Cornblatt, Editor-in-Chief of the LA Loyolan, takes you behind the scenes of the 6th Democratic debate. Watch the challenges, excitement, and surprises of attending the DNC debate as a student journalist.
In part one of the two-part series, Jacob Cornblatt, Editor-in-Chief of the LA Loyolan, takes you behind the scenes of the 6th Democratic debate. Watch the challenges, excitement, and surprises of attending the DNC debate as a student journalist. Stay tuned tomorrow for part two.
From Chris Cuomo to Tomi Lahren, Cristobal Spielmann and the Election 2020 team asked several noteworthy journalists and commentators what they thought of the debate and what students could learn from the experience.
Although the sixth Democratic presidential debate discussed college affordability, one issue affecting college students that was not touched upon is mental health. After the debate, Election 2020's Jacob Cornblatt and Veronica BP asked presidential candidates how they would address the menta…
After many publications declared her the winner of the sixth Democratic debate, Sen. Amy Klobuchar tells the Loyolan's Election 2020 team why she believes she won.
Scores of people with diverse views assembled at the debate’s free speech zone. Reporting by Alyssa Story and Maddie Cindrich.
Three LMU professors—Michael Genovese, Richard Fox and Kimberly West-Faulcon—share what they hope the candidates discuss at today's Democratic debate. Election 2020's Veronica Backer-Peral interviews the professors from the debate's media room.
LMU played a pivotal role in helping food service workers and Sodexo reach an agreement, according to labor and political leaders. Watch as presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren celebrates the accord and see Election 2020’s exclusive interview with DNC Chairman Tom Perez. Reporting by Vero…
Ahead of Thursday’s planned Democratic Debate on LMU’s campus, the union representing Sodexo workers plans to meet with Sodexo to negotiate contract on Tuesday. Veronica Backer-Peral of the Election 2020 Team sat down with Sodexo workers and members of the union at LMU to talk about the behi…
After the union representing Sodexo workers at LMU announced it would picket during Thursday’s Democratic Debate on campus, all seven candidates announced they would not cross the lines to attend the debate. With the viability of the debate threatened, watch the LMU Election 2020 team’s excl…
The term 'open borders' has attracted a lot of controversy. In this video, Election 2020 takes a look at what open borders are, what proponents and critics are arguing about, and why 2020 presidential candidate Julián Castro says his plan is not about open borders.
Many top-tier 2020 presidential candidates are being criticized for their environmental plans. In this video, Election 2020 breaks down why candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar believes her moderate approach is the best solution for the climate crisis.
California Senator Kamala Harris recently dropped out of the presidential race amidst campaign controversy. She says that despite this she will still fight for what her campaign was about. Watch more here.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s announcement earlier this month to legalize Israeli settlements has created a national conversation on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Watch here as presidential candidates and LMU students discuss this topic at J Street’s national convention.
Watch as LMU students give their thoughts on the news that LMU is set to host the sixth Democratic primary debate on December 19th.
In this exclusive interview with John Delaney, Cristobal Spielmann of the Election 2020 team asks the presidential candidate why college students should care about the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
Political science professor and Global Policy Institute President Michael A. Genovese says that while impeachment is not likely, it is possible.
In this exclusive interview with Julián Castro, Veronica Backer-Peral of the Election 2020 team asks the presidential candidate about the state of democracy in the United States.
Veronica Backer-Peral of the Election 2020 team previews the debate in 90 seconds.
Thousands of people young and old marched down to Los Angeles City Hall on Sept. 20, joining more than four-million people for a worldwide climate strike. The mood was tense at times, but overall hopeful.