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Amy Klobuchar 2020: Celebration. Controversy. Confusion.

Amy Klobuchar 2020: Celebration. Controversy. Confusion.

Clara Garner, Staff Writer

May 24, 2019

Amy Klobuchar's announcement to run for president was met with enthusiasm, a little sexism, and brings up the question of values.

INFOGRAPHIC: Students predict the midterm elections

INFOGRAPHIC: Students predict the midterm elections

Maren Ostrem, The Rubicon Editor

October 27, 2018

Students were given the opportunity to predict the outcome of midterm elections. Here are the results.

Mayoral race will decide the future vision of St. Paul

Mayoral race will decide  the future vision of St. Paul

Jack Benson, The Rubicon Editor

October 25, 2017

The St. Paul mayoral election will occur on Nov. 7. Read more about each of the candidates and their ideas.

Two Sides, One Issue: Students should protest for democracy and change

Two Sides, One Issue: Students should protest for democracy and change

Lucy Sandeen, Staff Writer

March 14, 2017

Protests are an essential part of a functional democracy. Students should take this to heart and protest for change.

Administration calls for inclusion of all political views, warns against hate speech

Administration calls for inclusion of all political views, warns against hate speech

Diane Huang, Director of RubicOnline

November 28, 2016

Principal Chris Hughes addressed the entire upper school in a morning assembly on Nov. 22.

Seniors take to polls for their first time in 2016 election

Seniors take to polls for their first time in 2016 election

Mimi Geller, RubicOnline Editor

October 31, 2016

Eligible seniors will have the chance to cast their first ballots this election on Nov. 8.

History department, clubs organize mock election

History department, clubs organize mock election

Quinn Christensen, Staff Writer

October 29, 2016

Students cast their vote, with results shared on Oct. 26 at school and the state mock-vote results shared on Nov. 1.

Candidates need to focus on long-term issues in campaigns

Candidates need to focus on long-term issues in campaigns

Stephanie Li, The Rubicon Photography Manager

October 18, 2016

The presidential candidates as well as the media are too focused on each others individual scandals and virtually disregarding real political and economic issues that the campaign should be surrounding.

Senior debaters visit MPR studio to comment on first presidential debate night

Senior debaters visit MPR studio to comment on first presidential debate night

Amodhya Samarakoon, Creative Design Manager

September 29, 2016

Raffi Togrhamadjian, Shefali Bijwadia, Noor Qureishy, Sarah Wheaton, Henry Ziemer, Coleman Thompson participate in a live analysis of the Sept. 26 debate night at MPR headquarters.

(Part II) Caucus Kickoff: Please Not Iowa

(Part II) Caucus Kickoff: Please Not Iowa

Riley Wheaton, Columnist

February 1, 2016

Iowa is far from the best choice for "first in the nation"for the nomination process. But who is?

Policy or Personality? Students deliberate over candidates for the presidential election

Policy or Personality? Students deliberate over candidates for the presidential election

Sophie Jaro, Opinions Editor

December 29, 2015

When deciding which candidate to support for the upcoming presidential elections, students consider both the policies that candidate advocates for (or don't) and their personality. Their decision making process is influenced by party affiliation and social media presence.