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The Blue Wave: Teen involvement in California primaries

Senior Rukmini Banerjee informs a Sunnyvale resident about the California primary process.

Jai Uparkar and Emily Xia

March 11, 2020

Local community members discuss their involvement in the political process

Meet the 2020 democratic candidates

Meet the 2020 democratic candidates

Lakshanyaa Ganesh, Oishee Misra, Emily Xia, Swara Tewari, and Neysa Singh

November 15, 2019

The result of the 2016 Presidential election was met with shock by many. The 2020 Presidential election, therefore, captures many Americans' attention, and the Democratic Party claims that their ultimate goal is to remove current President Donald Trump from office. It's hard to tell whether any of th...

Politically Perplexed: Who is the President of the Senate?

MVHS student reacts to the question

Mihir Patil

November 1, 2012

  When El Estoque asked students who the President of the Senate was, we received a wide variety of responses. Out of 100 responders, 22 knew that the president of the Senate was Joe Biden.  The president of the Senate — not to be confused with the President Pro Tempore, who is responsibl...

Tweets from the Vice Presidential Debate

VP Joe Biden laughed so many times during the debate that #laughingbiden was a trending topic. Photo from Flickr user Barack Obama.

Ankita Tejwani

October 14, 2012

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