University reacts to health care reform - News
| March 23, 2010
When President Barack Obama signs a historic — albeit controversial — health care reform bill, he will complete a year-long legislative process and achieve the health care coverage expansion that has eluded many past presidents.
Most back Van Jones' hiring - News
| March 05, 2010When he arrives on campus to teach next fall, former White House adviser Van Jones will be greeted by students and faculty generally supportive of his appointment.
Alumni may be chosen for cabinet - News
| November 06, 2008When president-elect Sen. Barack Obama (D-Ill.) enters the White House on Jan. 20, 2009, he may bring a number of Princeton alumni with him. On Wednesday, Obama and vice president-elect Sen. Joseph Biden (D-Del.) announced the creation of the Obama-Biden Transition Project to coordinate their ascension to the Executive Branch, ...
Obama triumphs in historic election - News
| November 05, 2008As Sen. Barack Obama (D-Ill.) captured a resounding victory Tuesday night, becoming the nation's first African-American president, Princeton students who lined up at polling places and sent in absentee ballots had their role in making history.As of press time, Obama had won 349 electoral votes, surpassing Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.)'s ...
College Democrats endorse Obama - News
| April 30, 2008Sixty-five percent of the students at the College Democrats’ endorsement party last night voted for Sen. Barack Obama (D-Ill.) over Sen. Hillary Clinton (D-N.Y.), but nearly all hands shot up after New Jersey State Assemblywoman Linda Greenstein asked, “How many people came here with their minds made up?” to the ...