December 7, 2017 Cody Rizzuto 1Comment

Al Franken removed himself, and so should Roy Moore. Today, in a long overdue development, Al Franken took to the Senate floor and officially resigned his seat as a second term Senator from Minnesota. This comes after weeks of allegations of sexual misconduct and harassment from, at this point, seven…

December 7, 2017 Cody Rizzuto 1Comment

Seventy-six years ago today, a sleeping giant was awoken. It was a clear, beautiful Sunday morning on the island of Oahu, Hawaii. Civilians and military personnel alike shuffled to church, nursed an ailing hangover from the night before, or reported for duty on one of the dozens of war vessels…

November 24, 2017 Liam Gorman

Regulatory reform is a necessary step towards improving the business environment. The effects of regulations exist all around us, in every product we buy and in the practices of every business we shop at, but they are rarely noticed. One of the most undervalued pieces of federal policy making is…

November 22, 2017 Mollie Finnegan 1Comment

Children are not sexual objects. As a nation handling the ongoing fight against sexual assault and misconduct that our favorite actors and “well-respected” politicians have apparently been engaging in for decades, it is time we start to address another side of the issue. While interns and young actors and actresses…

November 20, 2017 Kevin Fairchild 33Comment

“A well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed.” The Second Amendment to the United States Constitution is by far one of the most controversial topics in contemporary politics. Unfortunately, due to…

November 18, 2017 Brad Johnson

Playing down to your opponent’s level does nothing to prove your veracity. There’s an old saying that parents often cite when their children, in fits of rage, lean towards erratic action. It goes, “An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind.” Nowadays, it unfortunately seems large portions of…

November 13, 2017 Cody Rizzuto

Abandoning Roy Moore is the only option for the GOP. The level of hypocrisy coming from so-called conservatives over the last few months is appalling. But the continued defense of Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore has proven that many in the Republican Party stand on the brink of moral bankruptcy…

November 9, 2017 Kevin Fairchild

Speaker of the House is a thankless job. Since the election of Donald Trump in November of 2016, there has been no shortage of hate volleyed at GOP politicians at the federal, state, and even local level. A large portion of it is usually directed at President Trump himself due…

October 30, 2017 Charles Heintel 1Comment

Executive Orders should not take place of legislation. Nancy Pelosi, former Democratic Speaker of the House and current House minority leader, recently tweeted about President Trump’s decision to remove an Obama-era rule mandating that employers cover birth control in their employees’ health insurance plans. It fined employers large amounts if…

October 20, 2017 Charles Heintel 1Comment

Executive Orders should not take place of legislation. Time and time again, the popular opinion on the left has been that the government and your boss should not make healthcare decisions for you, but instead you and your doctor should. The Trump administration’s decision to end the mandate that employers…