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Donald Trump: The Presidential Impeachment of a Criminal in Office

President Trump is being investigated for asking a foreign government to interfere in the election.

Camryn Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

October 8, 2019

Impeachment rumors have swirled the Donald Trump's presidency since inauguration day, first because of Russian interference in the 2016 election, then for his private businesses and now for allegations of colluding with Ukraine to win the 2020 election. While this is still a developing story, there is already enough disturbing evidence...

How to Request Freshman Class Election Packets

Do you want to be on the freshman class board? Please read the instructions below to run for office and further involve yourself with your school!

Daniel Toll, Co-Editor-in-Chief

September 23, 2019

To all current freshmen: the election for freshman class officers are coming up soon! If you are interested in running for a freshman class officer position, you will need to request an election packet. To do so, send an email to [email protected] Please provide your name, Student ID number, and...

A Blue and Red Congress

Americans watched from their homes as the polls closed to see who would represent them in government for at least the next two years.

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018

The 2018 midterm elections have reflected the importance of voting more than ever before. Rick Scott won Florida’s Senate seat by only 0.4% of the vote, and it was not the only close call this cycle. Democrats took back the majority in the House of Representatives, but the Republicans gained at le...

Voters determine Florida’s 46th gubernatorial representatives

Gubernational candidates Andrew Gillum and Ron DeSantis compete against each other in this year's elections.

Isabella Villarroel, highlights contributor

September 21, 2018

With Florida’s gubernatorial seat up for grabs, politicians throughout the state have competed for the past few weeks in hopes of winning their party’s vote in the primaries. The primary elections are when voters elect someone to represent their party in public office. The general elections take plac...

Miamians prepare for the upcoming Colombian presidential election

Colombian citizens stand in line outside the consulate, waiting to register as voters for the Colombian presidential elections.

Alexander Sutton, highlights contributor

May 11, 2018

For many Colombian citizens living in Miami, being able to vote for the leader of their own country while living in the U.S. is a poignant emotional experience.

Six Teens Running for Governor of Kansas

Six teens running for governor of Kansas hold a debate to make their opinions on certain issues clear to voters.

Pablo Hanono, Staff Writer

April 1, 2018

The current political climate of the United States has left many people feeling disappointed, afraid and apathetic towards their government. These feelings become even more pronounced at the state level, which is often characterized as static and dominated by one party. In spite of this, Kansas, a deeply...

Student Elections: The Votes Are In

Presidentes de Coral Gables High Thomas Harley, Alfredo Wolfermann, Cameron Payne y Irene Martinez.

Adriana Meijaard, Staff Writer

February 22, 2018

This Tuesday, Feb. 20, Gables was in full swing as freshmen, sophomores and juniors voted for their student government representatives. As election day approached, candidate posters began to fill every hallway, and suspense built among the candidates. Throughout the day, students formed a line on...

25 Years Later: Democrats Recover Alabama Senate Seat

Democrat Douglas Jones wins Alabama senate seat.

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017

For the past quarter of a century, the Senate seats for Alabama have been strictly reserved for Republicans. However, this changed when Douglas Jones, a Democrat, beat Roy Moore, the Republican candidate, on Dec. 12. Moore, unable to accept his loss, tried to initiate a recount of votes since Jones...

Primary Elections: The Race for Commissioner

Early elections begin on October 23rd and will end on November 5th,

Gabriella Torna, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

The race is on for the Miami Beach Commission seat after two seats were left open when Joy Malakoff resigned due to a spinal injury and Michael Grieco was fired due to criminal charges. Michael Góngora and Adrian Gonzalez will be competing for the spot that is being vacated by former Commissioner Joy M...

See Your Candidates Clearly: Class of 2020

Meet the six candidates running for the Class of 2020 board.

Natalia Rodriguez, Staff Writer

October 18, 2016

The school year is off to a great start for the freshman class with the freshman class officers election just around the corner. Six candidates set out on the campaign trail, hoping to earn the votes they need in order to be elected. In the election, Cameron Payne, August Field, Daniella Berrospi, Joa...

First Presidential Debate

Clinton and Trump at the 1st presidential debate on September 26, 2016.

Natalia Torres, Staff Writer

October 6, 2016

Heading into the first presidential debate of the 2016 elections, the American public expected large amounts of bickering and back and forth insults. Before the debate had taken place, people believed that the candidate's strategies would be the following: Donald Trump would simply try to appear sane...

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