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Ballot counting in the 2020 Presidential Election

Many memes were posted comparing the counting times between different states, especially Nevada.
Savannah Wesley, Editor-in-Chief November 10, 2020

If you followed the 2020 Presidential Election, you know that the tallying of the votes was probably one of the longest, most nerve-wracking and entertaining of recent history. Filled with frustration,...

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Young voters are a force to reckon with in the 2020 presidential election

Lines filled with early voters can be found at polling locations across the country.
Mitchell Downing, Senior Reporter November 1, 2020

Young voters' pre-election turnout has been substantially higher than years before. Early voting from those 29 years and younger has skyrocketed in states all around the country. According to data found...

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WT Design Students Craft Get-Out-the-Vote Messages

WT Design Students Craft Get-Out-the-Vote Messages
October 21, 2020

Copy by Chip Chandler, 806-651-2124, [email protected] CANYON, Texas — West Texas A&M University graphic design students are making their mark on election season. Students in Marcus Melton’s...

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WTAMU First-Time Voters

Jeffrey Williams, Senior Reporter October 16, 2020

In less than one month from now, the 2020 presidential election will come and go. The result? We'll see in the coming weeks, but for now, we asked students about the upcoming election. For many, this...

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Get to know the candidates of the 2020 presidential election

Presidential Debates are on Sept 29th and Oct. 7th, 15th and 22nd with the general election being November 3rd.
Savannah Wesley, Editor-in-Chief September 29, 2020

With the 2020 elections coming up, it can be difficult or even tiring to do a deep dive research into the presidential candidates so here is a quick rundown of former Vice President Joe Biden and incumbent...

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How to apply to vote by mail

Step 2: Fill out sections 1-4. This is personal information such as your name and address.
Savannah Wesley, Editor-in-Chief September 10, 2020

For the 2020 Elections, many states are offering voters the option to vote by mail in light of the pandemic. Texas is one of six states that are not allowing their citizens to vote this way with a...

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How WTAMU students can register to vote

One of Randall County's 2020 polling sites is located at Randall County District Court on 2309 Russell Long Blvd.
Mitchell Downing, Senior Reporter August 30, 2020

With the 2020 presidential election rapidly approaching, time to register to vote is running out. The deadline to register varies by the voting method and by state. Voters will be given the option to submit...

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