Natalie Brown ’18, Cornell Democrats president, said that the event was intended to “provide a platform for people to see what [candidates] are up to … and to give students a real voice to see what someone who will be representing them in the future will offer for them.”
Kevin Kowalewski's ('17) final Daily Sun column as President of the Cornell Democrats.
"He gets the importance of duty. He lives it." -Kowalewski
"Now, the Republican Party finds itself with control of the White House and both houses of Congress. With this perfect opportunity, they’ve finally presented their alternative “repeal and replace” health care plan. Spoiler alert: it’s a complete disaster." -Kowalewski
"At this moment, Trump realizes that he can clear the lowest of bars by ascending to the highest heights of insincerity. He has set expectations so incredibly low — and successfully cultivated an utter disregard for details and facts — that he can generate positive headlines with the slightest of effort." -Kowalewski
"Simply, what we have are the makings of catastrophe." -Kowalewski
"Remember that authoritarianism is not necessarily spectacular. If it becomes a reality in the United States, it will set in subtly." -Kowalewski
"In 2017, we cannot take anything for granted. It’s far too easy for the impossible to become inevitable." -Kowalewski