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...]

DeSales Student Long Runs for State House

By Benjamin Cunningham Staff Writer This article was originally published in Issue 11, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (March 24, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue. Senior Benjamin Long recently announced his campaign for the Pennsylvania State Legislature. He is the first student at DeSales to run for state office while still enrolled, and if elected will be the … [Read more...]