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Georgetown University’s Newspaper of Record since 1920

The Hoya

Georgetown University’s Newspaper of Record since 1920

The Hoya

Ossoff (SFS ’09) Sworn Into Senate, Georgetown Students Reflect On Campaign

Ossoff (SFS ’09) Sworn Into Senate, Georgetown Students Reflect On Campaign

By Breandan Gibbons January 20, 2021

Jon Ossoff (SFS ’09) was sworn in as the youngest sitting member of the U.S. Senate after triumphing in the Jan. 5 Georgia Senate runoff election. Ossoff and his fellow Democratic candidate Rev....

CONNOR THOMAS/THE HOYA | DNC Chair Tom Perez (top) spoke with GU Politics Executive Director Mo Elleithee (SFS ’94) first on April 20, and RNC Chair Ronna McDaniel (bottom) spoke with him second on April 22.

DNC and RNC Chairs Discuss Campaign Season Challenges in Virtual Conversations With GU Politics

By Hansen Lian May 14, 2020

The Democratic and Republican National Committee chairs remained hopeful that their parties can overcome disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic during virtual events in April.  CONNOR THOMAS/THE...

Eric Trump Speaks, Students Walk Out

Eric Trump Speaks, Students Walk Out

By Sophie Haber February 28, 2020

Two minutes after Eric Trump (MSB ’06) and Charlie Kirk, executive director of Turning Point USA, began addressing Lohrfink Auditorium, about 40 students dressed in bright orange shirts that read “Unstoppable,...

REP. JOSH GOTTHEIMER/FACEBOOK | Rep. Josh Gottheimer (D-N.J.) spoke about the United States and Israels relationship in the realms of national security and the economy at an event Nov. 20.

Bipartisanship Will Help Longterm US-Israel Relationship, Speaker Says

By Gabriella Raphael November 22, 2019

Republicans and Democrats should work together to ensure the United States and Israel maintain a mutually beneficial relationship to benefit the future success of both countries, Rep. Josh Gottheimer...

Jon Ossoff (SFS 09), who ran for Congress in Georgia  in the most expensive House of Representatives race in history, launched a bid for Senate in Georgia.

Ossoff Announces Run for Senate in Georgia

By Harrison McBride September 20, 2019

Jon Ossoff (SFS ’09) announced his decision to run in the upcoming 2020 Georgia Senate elections Sept. 10, joining three other Democratic candidates who are vying to unseat incumbent Sen. David Perdue...

Maria Cornell, the incoming chair of the Georgetown University College Democrats, takes the reins of one of Georgetowns largest clubs this spring.

Diversity and Inclusion Priorities for Incoming College Democrats Chair

By Caroline Gardner December 7, 2017

Members of Georgetown University College Democrats elected a new executive board for the spring semester last week, producing a team that plans to work toward increasing diversity within the club. Maria...

Students from College Dems Lobby on Hill

By Matthew Larson March 3, 2015

Five members of the Georgetown University College Democrats spoke with a legislative aide of Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) about student loan reform at the Hart Senate Office Building last Friday morning. The...

Senator Tester Discusses Government Shutdown

By Matt Gregory October 1, 2013

While his colleagues in Congress spent the evening negotiating the looming government shutdown, Sen. Jon Tester (D-Mont.) spent Monday night in the Mortara Center addressing student questions on the...

Evans Plans Mayoral Bid

By Ivan Robinson February 22, 2013

Although the District of Columbia’s mayoral race is more than a year away, Councilman Jack Evans (D-Ward 2) has already announced his intention to run for the city’s highest office. Evans, who represents...

Panel Knocks Debate Formats

By Tia Baheri October 23, 2012

Journalists and politicos criticized the structure and substance of the 2012 presidential debates at a panel inLohrfink Auditorium Friday night. The event, called “Presidential Debates: Performance,...

Dems Revive Publication

By Dawn Hu January 28, 2011

With a newly defined mission to provide a dynamic forum for debate, The Georgetown Progressive, the official publication of the Georgetown University College Democrats, has recently re-launched. "In...

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