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Branford goes blue: Obama, Dems take primary

January 15, 2008 • 1
In the first 2008 residential-college primary, held Monday, Branfordians traded in ballots for beans to cast their votes. In this, Yale’s first primary election of the political season, Senator Barack Obama carried the Branfordian vote with 55.4 percent while, former Yalie, Senator Hillary Clinton LAW ’73 came in at a distant second with 20.8 percent »
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Mini-store to open on Whitney

September 25, 2006 • 0
Yale will open a portable mini-convenience store at 155 Whitney Ave. — a building that houses Yale administrative resources — within the next several weeks, Associate Vice President for Student Financial and Administrative Services Ernst Huff said Saturday. The new store will cater to Yale human resources and administrative staff who work at 155 Whitney »
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Dukakis calls for humble politics

September 14, 2006 • 0
In order to win elections this November, Democrats need to have more face-to-face experience talking to America’s working class citizens, 1988 Democratic presidential nominee Michael Dukakis said Wednesday night in Sheffield-Sterling-Strathcona Hall. Speaking before a packed crowd at the first Yale Political Union debate of the semester, Dukakis said that while many Democrats have sound »