The Daily Eastern News

Candidate in democratic primary for governor talks higher education, pension reform

Bob Daiber discussed his campaign for governor at a lecture in Coleman Hall room 2140 on Thursday evening.

Olivia Swenson-Hultz, Associate News Editor

February 18, 2018

Bob Daiber, a democratic candidate in the primary race for governor, talked about his plan to rebuild higher education systems in Illinois, as well as other platforms, when he came to Eastern Friday. Daiber said his campaign is primarily centered around fixing higher education in the state. He...

Polls open for midterm elections

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Ryan Woods, a senior political science major and the President of EIU College Democrats, conversates with Stephanie Garcia, a senior politcal science major, about voting Monday in the library quad.

Stephanie Markham, News Editor

November 3, 2014

Voters can cast their ballots at their respective polling places Tuesday to elect various state and county officials as well as give input on certain constitutional amendments and advisory questions. Locations for individuals to vote are listed on their registration cards depending on which precinct the...

Hong Kong gubernatorial candidate to speak at Eastern

Jarad Jarmon, Associate News Editor

October 6, 2014

A recent independent candidate for chief executive of Hong Kong will be coming to Eastern to speak on the crisis affecting Hong Kong currently from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday in the Charleston/Mattoon Room in the Martin Luther King Jr. University Union. Wing-yin Yu, a professor of science turned pol...

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