About the Issue
Election 2020 is a special issue of the Yale Daily News, the Oldest College Daily, produced once every four years on Election Day during the year of a presidential election. There is no question that this year’s election is one like no other. We’ve seen record early voting turnout. We’re in the midst of a pandemic. And there’s so much more.
Our team of reporters, editors, photographers, illustrators, podcasters, videographers, designers and staffers has come together to create this issue of over 40 stories this year’s election in New Haven and beyond.
In this issue, students, professors and experts weigh in on the critical news moment that is the 2020 election. From a voter guide to a satirical political debate and everything in between, our stories seek to answer a crucial question: How will this year’s election affect each and every one of us and our communities, and what can we do about it?
The following editors contributed to this issue:
Editor in Chief & President
Jose Davila IV
Emiliano Tahui Gómez
Science & Technology Editor
Director of Finance
Production & Design Editors