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‘Cruz,’ ‘O’Rourke,’ star in Rock the Vote

‘Cruz,’ ‘O’Rourke,’ star in Rock the Vote

November 12, 2018

This story is also published on Best of SNO. LISD seniors learned the importance of voting and how the voting process is like in the real world at a Nov. 1 event at V.M.T. V.M.T’s AP government instructor and organizer Sean Gaynor explained the purpose of Rock the Vote. “The Rock the...

Students hear ‘Clinton,’ ‘Trump’ debate at Rock the Vote (story, photos, video)

November 9, 2016

Two students portrayed presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton at VMT’s annual Rock the Vote on October 25. “It’s a tradition at VMT that has gone on for several years. It started when Dr. Martha Villarreal (school director) came to VMT, and it’s become not only a cam...

‘Candidates’ debate on current events in the United States

‘Candidates’ debate on current events in the United States

October 27, 2015

Mock presidential "candidates" debated on gun control, immigration, and the country's economy during the Rock the Vote event on Oct. 15. Here is a set of photos taken during Rock the Vote. Vote results are here. ...

Mock debate presents what presidential candidates have to offer

Mock debate presents what presidential candidates have to offer

October 23, 2015

Students portraying political candidates discussed immigration and other events at Rock the Vote, held Oct. 15 in the auditorium. The four candidates were Carly Fiorina (Elisa Olgin), Hillary Clinton (Daniela Treviño), Donald Trump (Emilio Hinojosa), and Bernie Sanders (Marco Guajardo). Each candidate...

Portraits of Rock the Vote, 2015

Portraits of Rock the Vote, 2015

October 15, 2015

Students from the three home schools came to VMT on Thursday, Oct. 15, to participate in Rock The Vote 2015. Here are some portraits of those who participated. See the voting results here. Be watching The Magnet Tribune for story, more photos, video and audio coverage!...

‘Wendy Davis’ wins mock election at Rock the Vote (package)

October 28, 2014

Two students debated for the title at Rock the Vote on October 23 with the student portraying Wendy Davis coming out ahead with 78 percent of the vote. Rock the Vote took place at St. Peters Plaza and consisted of persuading seniors and people over 18 to vote, and a mock election. One of...

Rock the Vote portraits

Rock the Vote portraits

October 23, 2014

Photos from the photo booths at the Rock the Vote event at VMT on Oct. 23. Photos by Norma Garza and Jessica Canales. Voting results: Democratic: 78 percent, Republican: 15 percent, Libertarian: 7 percent.

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