A Final Look at the Election and the Electorate

This Extra Credit Assignment is worth up to twenty points. This Extra Credit Assignment must be posted by 7:00 PM on Saturday November 15. The New York Times has provided a fascinating look at the final polling numbers of the voters on November 4. Click here to take a good long look at this report. […]

Obama & McCain from the campaign trail

The Assignment must be posted by 7:00 PM Saturday November 1. This Assignment is worth ten points possible extra credit. National Public Radio is one of the best sources of unbiased news in the world. They run a news program every morning called “Morning Edition”. They run a news program every night called “All Things […]

08 ELECTION the News – “Climbing Down the Ladder?”

click here to go to “Climbing down the Ladder” Bob Herbert is an editorial writer for the New York Times. Often times he writes about the hardships facing the average American. In this article “Climbing Down the Ladder” he relates how these hard financial times are socking average Americans right in the gut. And while […]

Joe the Plumber WINS debate!

…and he’s not even a real plumber.

THIS IS IT BABY – The Last Debate – See it at OHS

Barack Obama and John McCain…one last time – nose to nose, toe to toe, for the count.  Come see the “Rumble in the Jungle.” Doors open at 8:00 PM – The Big Bash at 9:00. We’ll see who’s still standing at 10:30. Bring some cash – we’ll total it all up – Mr. Wood matches […]

OBAMA and McCAIN – Come see em debate!

Tuesday October 7 – 9:00 PM to 10:30 PM Senator Barack Obama and Senator John McCain in their second of three scheduled debates – this one is a town hall format. We’ll have it up on the BIG SCREEN in room #112. Mr. Wood’s room.  Come and watch it with your friends. Bring your pop. […]

WHO WON??????????? Did you watch? Palin and Biden Thursday night?

Did you see it? What do you think? Who won the Thursday night debate? What are your thoughts?  What impact will this debate have on the election?

WHO WON?????? Obama vs McCain – Round One.

Did you see it? What do you think? Who won the first debate – Friday night? Obama or McCain? What are your thoughts? …and don’t miss the Vice Presidential Debate on Thursday night. Sassy Sarah Palin vs Jumpin Joe Biden.

Election News – Women voters are the key

The goal of 08 ELECTION News is to provide students a wide array of various news articles to read and inform themselves of the upcoming Election. Too often in our TV/internet age we settle for a sound bite or a 30 second TV commercial for getting to know the people and policies of those who […]

Election News – Who is Sarah Palin?

The goal of 08 ELECTION News is to provide students a wide array of various news articles to read and inform themselves of the upcoming Election. Too often in our TV/internet age we settle for a sound bite or a 30 second TV commercial for getting to know the people and policies of those who […]