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House votes to make impeachment public

House votes to make impeachment public

Lauren Rupsis, Staff Reporter

November 8, 2019

On October 31, 2019, the guidelines were approved by the House of Representatives to publicize the impeachment process of President Trump after he allegedly pressured Ukraine to investigate a political rival. The vote, 232 to 196, formalized the investigation so that the hearings on the case can be nat...

PACT act sent to President Trump’s desk

PACT act sent to President Trump’s desk

Ayanna Bencosme, Staff Reporter

November 8, 2019

On Tuesday, November 5th, the senate unanimously passed The Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture act. Florida representatives Vern Buchanan and Ted Deutch introduced the law to senate in hopes of broadening the existing animal cruelty federal law. As of 2010, only animal fighting and videotaping of cruelty were...

Harris reveals her plan to help all American workers

Harris reveals her plan to help all American workers

Jhoselyn Morocho, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2019

On Monday October 7, 2019 Senator Kamala Harris launched a new initiative that calls for six months of paid family and medical leave for all workers. Senator Harris eyes these issues as of the utmost importance and have become a major part of her campaign.  While going on tour for a 3 day campaign acr...

Federal judge halts Alabama abortion law

Federal judge halts Alabama abortion law

Nailah Lewis, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2019

Last Tuesday, U.S. District Judge Myron Thompson issued a block against the Alabama abortion ban, the Human Life Protection Act, prohibiting the bill to take place until the “courts resolve the case in full,” states CNN. The Human Life Protection Act, a near-total ban on abortion, was one of th...

Warren wants Medicare For All

Warren wants Medicare For All

Shravani Daptardar, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2019

Elizabeth Warren is a U.S. Senator from Massachusetts who is seen as one of the favorites to win the Democratic nomination due to her popularity. Her views on healthcare are Medicare should be for all but the cost should only fall on the shoulders of the rich.  All candidates are fighting over Medicare an...

New allegations made against Kavanaugh

New allegations made against Kavanaugh

Ashley Antunes and Jhoselyn Morocho

October 1, 2019

On Saturday September 14, 2019 an article was released by two New York Times writers concerning new charges of sexual assault against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanuagh since being confirmed for a lifelong seat on the bench.  Along with releasing an opinion piece about the new allegations, Robin Pogrebin and...

WSJ poll bodes poorly for president

WSJ poll bodes poorly for president

Alivia Stonier, Staff Reporter

October 1, 2019

Washington DC 2019 - Tensions run high amongst the candidates for the 2020 presidential election as the democrats work against President Donald Trump’s reelection efforts. On September 13th these tensions were tested by a poll conducted through WSJ and clearly illustrating the public opinion by the 16th ...

Celebrating Women’s History Month – the woman who represented the country

Celebrating Women’s History Month – the woman who represented the country

Loretta Sbat, Editor

March 18, 2019

There are so many women to admire during Women’s History Month, Nikki Haley being one of them. Nikki Haley is an American Republican politician who has had many successes and achievements throughout her service as governor of South Carolina and UN ambassador in President Trump’s cabinet, where she wa...

President Trump threatened Turkey economically if they attack Kurds in Syria

President Trump threatened Turkey economically if they attack Kurds in Syria

Aferdita Emini, Staff Reporter

January 18, 2019

On Sunday President Donald Trump took to Twitter with, “Starting the long overdue pullout from Syria while hitting the little remaining ISIS territorial caliphate hard, and from many directions. Will attack again from the existing nearby base if it reforms, will devastate Turkey economically if they hit...

President George H.W. Bush passes away and leaves an amazing legacy of public service

President George H.W. Bush passes away and leaves an amazing legacy of public service

Justin Dinis, Staff Reporter

December 18, 2018

"The 'American Dream' means giving it your all, trying your hardest, accomplishing something. And then I'd add to that, giving something back. No definition of a successful life can do anything but include serving others." - George H.W. Bush, June 2, 1995, in an interview with the American Academy of Ac...

Stefanowski eyes gubernatorial seat

Stefanowski eyes gubernatorial seat

Justin Dinis, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2018

On November 6, 2018, the Connecticut gubernatorial election will take place to elect the next Governor and Lieutenant Governor, along with Connecticut’s Class I U.S. Senate seat. The 2018 gubernatorial race candidates for governor are 2006 Democratic Senate nominee and businessman Ned Lamont, Republi...

Supreme court nominee Brett Kavanaugh faces a bitter battle before vote

Supreme court nominee Brett Kavanaugh faces a bitter battle before vote

Jasmine Braziel, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh, a United States attorney and judge for the United States Court of Appeals, was nominated by President Donald Trump to fill the newest seat of the Supreme Court of The United States. According to Vox his nomination was “virtually secured”, until allegations of sexual assault aa...

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