Marquette Wire

Obama leads Romney in online presence

Alexandra Whittaker

October 2, 2012

Filed under Editors' Picks, News

As the 2012 presidential debates begin this Wednesday, the candidates are taking advantage of networking websites such as Twitter, Facebook and even Reddit to engage the online community. While President Obama, sometimes referred...

Politicians debut new ads to appeal to swing voters

Alexandra Whittaker

September 20, 2012

Filed under News

Wisconsin is one of the last swing states to be hit with state-specific presidential election ads from President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney. According to NBC, the Obama campaign spent $667,954 on TV time for this past w...

Kal Penn speaks to young voters at Marquette for Obama campaign

Jennifer Zahn

September 18, 2012

Filed under Editors' Picks, News When Kal Penn visited Marquette Saturday, he wasn’t just stopping by on his way to White Castle. Best known for his parts in the series “House M.D.” and the “Harold and Kumar” movies,...