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President Trump has earned a D.

President Trump has earned a D.

Christian Nanadoum, Staff Writer
May 8, 2017
Filed under Politics

On Saturday, April 26, President Trump will have been in Office for one-hundred days. The “first one-hundred days” milestone was first marked by the legislative agenda of President Franklin D. Roosevelt. While Roosevelt’s conceptualization of the milestone was in reference to the “first on...

The Supreme Court nomination process intensifies

The Supreme Court nomination process intensifies

Christian Nanadoum, Staff Writer
April 17, 2017
Filed under Politics

In January of 2017, President Donald Trump announced his Supreme Court nominee, Judge Neil Gorsuch of the Tenth Circuit Appeals Court in Denver, Colorado to claim the vacant position left on the Court by the death of former Judge Antonin Scalia.   Gorsuch was born into a political family from Denver Colorado, a...

Rachel Maddow releases Trump tax returns

Rachel Maddow releases Trump tax returns

Jared Rhodes, Editor
March 27, 2017
Filed under Politics

On March 14, 2017 at 7:36pm Rachel Maddow, host of, The Rachel Maddow Show on MSNBC tweeted out [email protected] - BREAKING: We've got Trump tax returns. Tonight, 9pm ET. MSNBC (Seriously)”. According to Forbes.com, Maddow’s tweet was retweeted over 85,000 times, it was the trending topic on twitter before ...

Controversial new healthcare bill faces challenges in Congress

Controversial new healthcare bill faces challenges in Congress

Christian Nanadoum, Staff Writer
March 27, 2017
Filed under Politics

The Republican majorities in both houses of the 115th Congress were recently drafting a replacement of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), the American Health Care Act (AHCA). The House scheduled an official vote on the passage of the AHCA on Thursday, March 23, 2017.   The  PPA...

Women’s Marches largest ever recorded

Women’s Marches largest ever recorded

Jillian Ginty, Staff Writer
February 23, 2017
Filed under Politics

On January 21st, 2017, more than one million people rallied at Women’s Marches in the United States and around the world. Not even 24 hours after Donald Trump was inaugurated, over half a million people showed up in Washington D.C. alone to peacefully protest for women’s rights. As this was...

Betsy DeVos confirmed as Education Secretary

Betsy DeVos confirmed as Education Secretary

Jared Rhodes, Editor
February 17, 2017
Filed under Politics

On February 7, The U.S Senate confirmed that school choice activist, Betsy DeVos, will be the next secretary of Education, with the vote of Vice President  Michael Pence breaking a 50-50 tie, the closest vote for a cabinet member in history.        The Senate historian, Betty K. Koed, says, tha...

Trump fires acting attorney general

Trump fires acting attorney general

Jared Rhodes, Editor
February 14, 2017
Filed under Politics

President Trump has fired on acting U.S. Attorney General, Sally Yates, after she refused to defend the executive order regarding immigration that he signed last friday.   According to FOX News, President Donald Trump terminated acting Attorney General,Sally Yates, from her duties on Monday night aft...

Donald Trump becomes the next president of the the U.S.A

Donald Trump becomes the next president of the the U.S.A

Samantha Sbat, Senior Reporter
November 17, 2016
Filed under News, Politics

On June 16, 2015, Donald J. Trump announced to the world he was running for president of the United States of America. Initially not taken seriously by many, as the months went on, Donald Trump began to win many voters with his revolutionary campaign. Donald Trump was born in Queens, New York and...

Trump wins election!

Trump wins election!

Jared Rhodes, Editor
November 15, 2016
Filed under News, Politics

It’s official! Donald Trump defeats Secretary Hillary Clinton to become the 45th U.S. president. The 70-year-old Republican garnered 290 electoral votes and nearly 47.5 percent of the popular vote, while Hillary Clinton captured 232 electoral votes and more than 47.7 percent of the popular vote. Cl...

2016 Presidential Election exit poll results

2016 Presidential Election exit poll results

Carol Ann Gladstone, Olivea Hubbard, Christian Nanadoum, Matthew Polek, and Stephen Torres, Pollsters
November 9, 2016
Filed under Politics

Polled 56 For Clinton 36% For Trump 41% For Johnson 7% For Stein 0% Write in 2% Declined 14%  Party: Democrat 27% Republican 30% Unaffiliated 40% Declined 3%  Gender: Male 50% Female 50%  Decided on vote: ...

Vice President Debate recap

Vice President Debate recap

Jared Aponte, Staff Writer
October 21, 2016
Filed under Politics, Uncategorized

FARMVILLE, VA — Last Tuesday night, October 4, 2016, the first vice presidential debate of the 2016 elections took place at Longwood University. During this 90-minute debate Republican vice presidential candidate Gov. Mike Pence and Democratic vice presidential candidate Sen. Tim Kaine went head-to-head fo...

NOT invited

NOT invited

Jared Rhodes, Editor
October 5, 2016
Filed under News, Politics

On September 26,2016, Lester Holt will moderate the first 2016 presidential debate at Hofstra University in New York. But only two candidates are invited to debate. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton are attending, but not Libertarian ...

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