Equal pay is good economic policy

Jonathan Zhao’s editorial in the Duke Chronicle seems to have already spurred some discussion on the topic of equal pay for women; if you haven’t read it, I highly recommend you do so right now. Try to contain your incredulity at the title and some of the phrases (“the less productive gender”). The truth about fair payContinue reading “Equal pay is good economic policy”

Happy holidays from Duke Dems!

On behalf of all of Duke Dems, I’d like to say happy holidays to all. We were so happy with how involved and impassioned so many Duke students got with the election, and pleased to get to know so many of you through phonebanking, canvassing and seeing you at our meetings. We also couldn’t beContinue reading “Happy holidays from Duke Dems!”

The Road to 270

By Ciera Echols After over a year of watching primaries, debates, and presidential campaigns, it’s hard to believe that the presidential election will be over Tuesday. After spending the past six months working on the greatest campaign ever—President Barack Obama’s—I am confident and ecstatic that the election results on Tuesday will be in our favor. Continue reading “The Road to 270”

T-6 Days

Happy Halloween! It’s an exciting time, just six days before the election. But it’s also crunch time, where everything we do—every moment we spend on reelection efforts could literally make the difference. Most polls currently have Obama and Romney tied in North Carolina. That means that the numbers in our state will likely be evenContinue reading “T-6 Days”