Articles by: Kristen Pownell

Alaskans Not Even Sure Why They Bother

November 16, 2012 9:00 amComments Off on Alaskans Not Even Sure Why They Bother
Alaskans Not Even Sure Why They Bother

As CNN announced Obama the winner of the presidential race a full twenty minutes before polls closed in Alaska, residents of the 49th state once again pondered why they still show up at the polls on election day. “We start late, we end late, everyone knows we’re Republican anyway, and all […]

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Freshman Convinced His Vote Made a Difference

November 13, 2012 9:01 amComments Off on Freshman Convinced His Vote Made a Difference
Freshman Convinced His Vote Made a Difference

Freshman Mark Allen of Sacramento, California, spent Tuesday evening glued to CNN’s coverage of election results to see the effect of his vote on the future of his country. “This is the first time I can vote, and I am so glad I made my voice heard,” says Allen. “I have been […]

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