• 01.29.16

    Why Does Iowa Vote First, Anyway?

    The presidential primaries start with caucuses in Iowa. You might ask yourself: "Why Iowa?" This article outlines how Iowa became the first caucus through the 1968 Democratic convention. It then talks about some of the criticisms of this placement and addresses arguments on both sides. "The first-in-the-nation ca...Read More

  • 01.26.16

    No Way To Pick A President? Here Are 6 Other Ways To Do It

    Many agree that the U.S. primary system is not perfect. There has been frequent criticism of the primary system, but little has changed to fix the overall system. This article outlines some of the new primary systems that have been proposed over the years, the overall outline, who has promoted it, the pros, and t...Read More