Politics
New York Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul speaking at the state Excelsior Conservation Corps announcement in 2015.
Politics
Published: August 24, 2021

Kathy Courtney Hochul, a former Student Association vice president, was well respected during her time at SU.

President Joe Biden will be Syracuse University's most famous alumnus. Biden graduated from SU's College of Law.
Politics
Published: January 18, 2021

Ahead of President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration, learn how the Syracuse College of Law graduate became the university’s most notable alumnus.

2020 Election: Dana Balter vs. John Katko
Politics
Published: November 13, 2020

Balter congratulates Katko as the race for Congress ends.

Vice President Joe Biden at Syracuse University
Politics
Published: November 6, 2020

After a week of prolonged ballot counting in swing states, Joe Biden secures the electoral votes he needs to win the White House.

Election 2020: United States map with states where vote counting is delayed or being contested in the presidential race.
Politics
Published: November 6, 2020

Vote counts in Pennsylvania and Georgia shift to former Vice President’s favor in the race to reach 270 electoral votes.

A voter checks in at the Salina Town Hall polling station before casting their ballot.
Politics
Published: November 3, 2020

Republican incumbent John Katko maintains a solid lead, but there is still no winner in NY-24.

A voter with disablity receives accommodation in the voting process.
Politics
Published: November 3, 2020

With 59,000 votes cast during early voting, Onondaga County is poised to decide local, state and national races.

Bella Lamothe, quarantined in the Alpha Chi Omega house, watches Election Day coverage as she takes notes for class.
Politics
Published: November 3, 2020

As of Wednesday, the presidency remains unclear as key states like Pennsylvania and Michigan continue to count ballots.

Anne Hayes submits her 2020 election ballot in Connecticut.
Politics
Published: November 2, 2020

Commentary: Why did I drive eight hours to cast my ballot in a state where my vote hardly matters? Because I still believe in Democracy.

Election Funding Illustration
Politics
Published: November 1, 2020

Onondaga County was one of 2,500 localities to receive a grant started by Mark Zuckerberg.