All posts tagged "election 2016"

  • FEATURE: What’s Next?

    From immigration to health care, examining how a Donald Trump presidency may affect locals. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Jackson Hole residents continue to sift through questions about the implications of the incoming Trump Administration. It seems that...

    • Posted December 6, 2016
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  • GUEST OPINION: Movements Will Move Us

    Coming to terms with America’s dark past and its possibility for a different future. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Trump won. I watched the election results come in with a friend, both of us in utter shock. How...

    • Posted November 22, 2016
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  • Election Results 2016

    Jackson Hole, WY — All votes counted (9:11 p.m.). Results are unofficial, winners are in red. MAYOR 2,376 Sara Flitner 2,414 Pete Muldoon Recount potential? An automatic hand recount is triggered if the winning margin is within 1 percent variance...

    • Posted November 8, 2016
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  • FEATURE: We the People

    An election issue for the people, by the people. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The Planet has always given candidates the floor in its election issues. But this year, as we face the most important election in the...

    • Posted November 1, 2016
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  • The Candidates: Mayor

    Mayor (nonpartisan) Candidates: Mayor Sara Flitner and Pete Muldoon Sara Flitner Q: In what ways is our quality of life being eroded and/or enhanced? Flitner: There are more people here and more visitors, too, which means more...

    • Posted November 1, 2016
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  • FROM OUR READERS

    Who Really Supports Tenant Rights Monday’s newspaper featured a story on tenant rights protections. It was written as a response to a proposal by mayoral candidate Pete Muldoon to do something about the shameful state of tenant protections...

    • Posted October 25, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Legacy of Action

    Taking a deep dive into Election Day numbers, and exploring the politically engaged history of Jackson, Teton County and Wyoming. JACKSON HOLE, WY – If the heavy turnout for August’s primary in Teton County is any indication,...

    • Posted October 18, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ 3: Voting Barriers

    How alleged snafus in state databases are discouraging Latinos from voting. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Some Latinos and other naturalized citizens are facing hurdles at the voting booths in Teton County, which could impact local elections where margins...

    • Posted October 18, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ 3: Civil Displeasure

    Don Jr. campaigns for daddy Trump in Jackson, drawing ire from local protestors. JACKSON HOLE, WY – When news of a protest against Donald Trump, Jr.’s Jackson visit appeared in Natalie Bates’ Facebook feed, she and three...

    • Posted October 5, 2016
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  • Friess + Trump = ‘Civility’

    Town council candidate organizes protest in response to Donald Trump, Jr.’s appearance today. Jackson Hole, WY — Mr. anti-Skittles is coming to town. Donald Trump, Jr., son of presidential candidate Donald Trump, will appear at a fundraising...

    • Posted October 3, 2016
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