Hannah Golden

Hannah is a news writer for Elite Daily, a sitcom aficionado and a firm believer in the powers of coffee and chocolate.

Recent Articles

Teachers Are Speaking Out Against Trump's Idea To Give Them Guns — EXCLUSIVE

After President Donald Trump proposed the idea of arming teachers with guns to prevent school shootings, educators around the country have been putting in their two cents. In what's become a social media movement, #ArmMeWith tweets show teachers' tho…
By Hannah Golden

The Florida Governor Suggested Gun Control Laws, But Not All Of What Students Asked For

After a week of tense conversations nationwide around the Second Amendment, there may be some developments ahead. In an announcement on Friday, Feb. 23, Governor Rick Scott unveiled a series of proposals, signaling that gun control laws in Florida ma…
By Hannah Golden

Ivanka Trump Is Repping The U.S. At The Olympics Closing Ceremony & The Pressure's On

As the Olympic Games wind down, President Donald Trump won't have made it to PyeongChang, but his daughter has. Ivanka Trump is at the Olympics to represent the U.S. in the closing ceremony. The event, held on Sunday, Feb. 25, will mark the end of th…
By Hannah Golden

Students Are Actually Behind The Planned Walkouts For Gun Control — EXCLUSIVE

On Monday, Feb. 19, the organizers of three upcoming demonstrations against gun violence, including student walkouts, released a joint statement of solidarity, which spoke to some of the criticism the planned events have been getting. Contrary to the…
By Hannah Golden

American Bradie Tennell Is Skating To The Perfect Song For These Olympics

Music might not seem like a big deal for Olympic figure skating, but this year's ensemble shows an emergence of new influences in the sport. U.S. skater Bradie Tennell's short program song, which comes from a famous Korean film, is a case in point. T…
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Trump Tweeted A Denial Of A Sexual Misconduct Accuser & It's As Bad As You Think

On Tuesday, Feb. 20, the president denied allegations that he'd forcibly kissed a woman who worked at Trump Tower in 2006 reported by The Washington Post. Donald Trump's tweets about Rachel Crooks make extraordinary claims about the newspaper and the…
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The Video Of This American Couple's Ice Dancing Fall Is So Devastating

Things took a turn for the worse for American ice dancing pair Madison Chock and Evan Bates this week in the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics. The video of Chock and Bates' fall during the ice dance free program on Tuesday, Feb. 20 (Monday night U.S.…
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Lindsey Vonn Has One Fewer Competitor To Worry About In The Downhill Competition

The United States is now down a downhill skier at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics. On Monday, Feb. 19, one U.S. gold medalist announced she would not be participating in the upcoming race on Wednesday. Why Mikaela Shiffrin withdrew from the down…
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These Facts You Didn't Know About Mikaela Shiffrin Will Make You Love Her Even More

If you've been tuning into the slalom events at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics, you've probably seen a few names pop up. One skiing star in particular is worth a deeper look. So, who is Mikaela Shiffrin? The Colorado native is arguably one of t…
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Students Are Planning Walkouts For Gun Control & This Is What You Need To Know

After the shooting in Parkland, Florida last week left 17 dead, the topic of gun control and violence has been brought once again to the fore of conversations nationwide. In protest of the violence, students are walking out for gun control and holdin…
By Hannah Golden

13 Russians Were Charged With Interfering In The Election & Here's What That Means

On Friday, Feb. 16, FBI Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller III issued indictments against more than a dozen individuals. This is the latest development of the investigation into Russian meddling in the American electoral process. The list of who was c…
By Hannah Golden

These Women Are Working Behind The Scenes To Help Women Get Elected — EXCLUSIVE

The year is still young, but already, American women are breaking records. Since the 2016 election, female candidates have been signing up to run for elected office at unprecedented levels. And it appears that this trend isn't limited to the names on…
By Hannah Golden

Ice Dancing & Pairs Figure Skating Are Similar, So Here's How To Distinguish Them

Figure skating is arguably one of the most enigmatic and difficult sports to follow in the Winter Olympics. To make matters harder for us laypeople, there are actually two different types of coupled skating events: Figure skating and ice dancing. If …
By Hannah Golden

Here's How Russian Athletes Are Competing at the 2018 Winter Olympics

If you've been seeing the mysterious term "Olympic Athlete from Russia" (OAR) floating around the PyeongChang Olympics, you're not hallucinating. Russia was banned from attending the games, yet its athletes have been sweeping up medals left and right…
By Hannah Golden

Trump's Approval Rating By State Shows One Super Cringeworthy Fact

It might not come as a surprise to learn that the president is a polarizing figure: You either love him or you hate him. And based on a new report released by Morning Consult, this seems to hold true in polling. Donald Trump's approval rating by stat…
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Donald Trump's Budget Includes Billions For A Border Wall, Because Of Course

While Congress is busy ensuring the government is funded through the rest of 2018, President Donald Trump rolled out his latest budget proposal for the 2019 fiscal year on Monday, Feb. 12. The $4.4 trillion plan doesn't exactly fulfill his campaign p…
By Hannah Golden

Instagram Is Testing Alerts For When Someone Screenshots A Story & THIS IS NOT A DRILL

Now's the time to get your fill of taking screenshots of Instagram stories, before it's too late. In a move that would bring the photo-sharing app closer to Snapchat, Instagram might show when you screenshot a story, TechCrunch reports. IG is merely …
By Hannah Golden

This Politician's Racist Tweet About Meghan Markle Just Got Him Suspended From Twitter

There's been another bout of public outcry after some choice Twitter communications, but for once, it wasn't directed at President Donald Trump. Over the weekend, GOP candidate Paul Nehlen's racist tweet about Meghan Markle drew serious backlash in t…
By Hannah Golden

You Have To See This Senator's Tweets About How The Trump White House Values Women

In the era of #MeToo and #TimesUp, an outspoken senator isn't letting President Donald Trump or his administration off the hook. New York Democrat Kirsten Gillibrand took to social media on Friday, Feb. 9 to air her grievances, and Gillibrand's twee…
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Here's Why The Olympic Oath Is So Important To Competing Teams

The 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics are officially in swing after the opening ceremony took place on Friday, Feb. 9. The Olympic Oath is a huge deal during the opening ceremony, an honor ranking up there among lighting the torch and bearing the flag…
By Hannah Golden