Amy Coney Barrett Begins Confirmation Hearings

If confirmed, Amy Coney Barrett would shift the balance of the Supreme Court's ideology to the right, making the Court majority Conservative.
October 24, 2020

Over the past few days, Judge Amy Coney Barrett has attended multiple Supreme Court confirmation hearings held in response to her nomination. Confirmation hearings are held by the members of the Senate...

Partisan dispute stalls COVID-19 relief bill

Partisan dispute stalls COVID-19 relief bill
Democrats criticize abortion restrictions in new corona virus bill, while the GOP claim to maintain the status quo of Hyde amendment
May 1, 2020

In light of the recent outbreak of COVID-19, a virus that directly impacts the human airways and respiratory system, the House of Representatives plans to vote on a bill that would address many consequences...

Political Parties Argue Over Kavanaugh Controversy

Pictured above is Brett Kavanaugh in his 2018 hearing that discussed allegations against him.
September 23, 2019

Since 2018, Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh has been accused of three different cases of sexual misconduct. These allegations have not only caused conflict with the American people, but this has...

Silicon Valley Versus Elizabeth Warren

Senator Elizabeth Warren has announced her intention to aggressively regulate large tech firms as part of her presidential platform.
March 18, 2019

2020 Presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren has recently found herself embroiled in conflict with some of the largest technology companies in the United States. Among the many proposals in her new platform,...

Testing out a Career in Politics: Harvard Model Congress 2019

Students ate at the historic Faneuil Hall during their trip into the heart of Boston.
February 27, 2019

As they have done for more than 10 years, teachers Kathryn Landsea and Scott Nelson led a group of eager students on a trip to Boston to partake in Harvard Model Congress (HMC) from Feb. 20-24. As it...

Very Nice: Vice

Vice is a comedic biopic from director Adam McKay.
January 14, 2019

Release Date: Dec. 25, 2018 Director: Adam McKay Starring: Christian Bale (Dick Cheney), Sam Rockwell (George W. Bush), Steve Carell (Donald Rumsfeld), Amy Adams (Lynne Cheney) Our Rating: A When...

Remembering Senator John McCain

Senator John McCain stands in applause at a political event.
August 27, 2018

After a year-long battle with brain cancer, Senator John McCain died on Aug. 25, only a day after announcing that he would no longer receive treatment for his cancer. His body will lie in state at the...

District 27 Debate: Tackling Issues Head On

The crowd settles down as the debate begins.
May 20, 2018

Tuesday evening, May 15, the congressional candidates for District 27 gathered for the first debate before the primaries in August. The night featured candidates David Richardson, Michael Hepburn, Kirsten...

Blue Wave Midterms: Will it Really Happen?

May 12, 2018

Following the 2016 presidential election, President Trump's approval ratings were significantly below 50% and many people were extremely enthusiastic about the ability to toss out the current Republican...

Documentary Filmmaker Takes On Republican Congress

Jon Ossoff's Congressional campaign may lead to a Democratic upset in a historically Republican district.
May 8, 2017

The past month in Georgia has seen the surprisingly strong run of documentary filmmaker Jon Ossoff for Georgia's 6th Congressional District in Congress.  In December 2016, President Trump named Tom Price,...

Recap: December 14 – 20

National Front Party loses in France, Mother Teresa to be a saint, US striking harder against ISIS, Congress budget approved and more in this week's recap.
December 20, 2015

International Affairs  National Front Party in France Is Dealt a Setback in Regional Elections "French voters dealt a sharp setback to the far-right National Front in regional elections on Sunday,...

Recap: April 13-19

Recap: April 11-19
April 19, 2015

International Affairs ISIS Claims blast near U.S Consulate in Iraq "ISIS claimed responsibility for a suicide car bomb attack Friday near the U.S. Consulate in the Kurdish Iraqi city of Irbil"....

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