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Voice of the Voters: Nevada Youth

February 2, 2012
Nevada has the highest unemployment rate in the country and a high rate of foreclosures. How is this affecting the youth vote heading into the upcoming GOP Caucus? Washington Week partnered with the University of Nevada, Reno to find out what problems students think should be at the forefront and what issues are unique to Nevada. Student Rebecca Kitchen reports.

January 27, 2012

January 27, 2012
The GOP Candidates square off in Florida; President Obama pushes his economic plan.
Voice of the Voters

Voice of the Voters: Florida Youth

January 27, 2012
Getting a job in an uncertain economy---that's the number one concern of young voters in the run-up to the Florida GOP Primary. Washington Week partnered with the University of Central Florida to hear student perspectives on the 2012 Election. Details from student journalists Lindsey Taylor & Shannon Garlin as our Washington Week Student Voices feature heads to the Sunshine state.
Voice of the Voters

Voice of the Voters: South Carolina Youth

January 18, 2012
What issues are voters talking about this election season? Washington week partnered with University of South Carolina journalism students Jenni Knight and Alex Heaton to see what issues are most important to student voters in Columbia, SC.
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Highlights from the South Carolina Debate

January 17, 2012
Washington Week brings you highlights from the first South Carolina debate from Myrtle Beach. The candidates debate negative campaigning, Super PACs, poverty, gun rights, and more.
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Webcast Extra | January 13, 2011

January 13, 2012
Mitt Romney faces attacks from both sides, the Virginia Ballot, and more.

January 13, 2012

January 13, 2012
GOP Candidates move to South Carolina, Obama shrinks government, and Supreme Court cases.
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The New Hampshire Primaries in Less Than 5 Minutes

January 11, 2012
After two weekend debates and intense campaigning following the Iowa Caucuses, citizens went to the polls to pick a GOP Presidential candidate. We take a look at the candidates’ reactions to the New Hampshire primary results.

Januuary 6, 2012

January 6, 2012
Can Mitt Romney maintain momentum going into the New Hampshire primary?
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