Long Loses Election, Gains Experience, Perspective

By Will Edwards Managing and Online Editor The drinks flowed and the party in the Ballroom of the Renaissance Hotel in Allentown grew louder as the results of the election continued to come in. Republicans were winning big. Charlie Dent, the United States Representative and Lehigh Valley native, had won his bid for re-election in Pa.’s 15th Congressional District. Ryan … [Read more...]

Donald Trump Wins the White House: Election Results as They Happened

This post will be updated periodically as voting results come in. Total electoral votes so far: (Candidates need 270 to win) Hillary Clinton                 Donald Trump 228                                    * 279* Winner 7:36 p.m. -- Nov. 8, 2016  Donald Trump has won Kentucky, Indiana and West Virginia. Hillary Clinton has won Vermont. 8:22 p.m. -- Nov. 8, … [Read more...]

New Poll Shows Majority of Students Republican, but Only Half Decided on Trump

By Will Edwards Managing & Online Editor Donald Trump is the most popular U.S. presidential candidate among DeSales students, according to a recent Minstrel poll. Over 28 percent of students say they will vote for the Republican nominee in November, compared to the 25 percent that favor Democrat Hillary Clinton, and the 20 percent that support Libertarian Gary … [Read more...]