September 22, 2017 Kyle Kirker

“The Wall” could be on the horizon. On September 14th the House of Representatives passed the “Make America Secure and Prosperous Appropriations Act,” which funds the government through the 2018 fiscal year. This bill represents the first time that Congress has passed all 12 appropriations bills via regular order before…

August 7, 2017 Logan Kolas

Tax reform may be more difficult than healthcare reform. Just last week the GOP healthcare bill’s roller coaster came to a screeching halt at the fingertips of an unlikely candidate – Sen. John McCain (R-AZ). While President Trump’s attempts to clutch the remnants of the bill as it quickly dissipates…

August 4, 2017 Kennedy Copeland

The parties are changing. The 36th Governor of West Virginia, Jim Justice, announced Thursday night that he will be renouncing his Democratic Party affiliation and will join the Republican Party. At a Donald Trump rally in Huntington on Thursday night, billionaire Governor Jim Justice, and longtime friend of the Trump…

August 1, 2017 Brad Johnson

Sometimes the right thing is unpopular. Senator John McCain (R-AZ), just a week after having removed an aggressive brain tumor, and days after delivering a powerful speech in which he called for a return to regular order within the Senate chambers, came under fire last Friday. McCain was the consequential vote in…