Loyola senior Ugochukwu Okere, 21, announced his campaign to run for alderman of the 40th Ward in the 2019 elections Saturday night. Okere will be running against Patrick O’Connor, the current 40th Ward alderman who’s …

Staff Editorial

Clinton and Trump seem like lackluster options for what our country needs right now in a leader, but opportunities remain for young college students to get into the habit of expressing their right to be a part of a democracy. Election Day is right around the corner, and if you feel stuck with unfavorable presidential candidates, you can still make a difference by voting in local and state elections. Voting for these kinds of officials is important because it is another chance to express who you think will best look after your interests.