September 1, 2017 Zach Skerl 2Comment

America needs immigration reform and that comes in the RAISE Act. Everybody who has taken the ACT or SAT remembers sitting in a classroom nervously penciling in answers and double-checking their work before time ran out. Colleges all over the United States use your scores on these tests, your GPA,…

August 28, 2017 Cody Rizzuto

Friday was another crazy day. The Friday news dump is not a new concept. It’s pretty standard practice for politicians to announce controversial and potentially damaging decisions at the same time that Americans are checking out for the weekend and unplugging for a few days. It tends to bury a…

August 26, 2017 Sam Valk

Presidential pardon has been used once again, on Joe Arpaio. After months of speculation, on Friday President Donald Trump made the decision to pardon the former Sheriff of Maricopa County, Joe Arpaio. Arpaio, nicknamed “America’s Toughest Sheriff” during his tenure, was known for his crackdown on illegal immigration — among…

August 22, 2017 Brad Johnson

More troops to be sen to Afghanistan. In continuation of an already 16 year-old war, President Trump revealed his plan to send a few thousand more U.S. troops overseas. Trump, who has previously stated his displeasure with the war in Afghanistan, stated that being in a decision-making role has changed…

August 8, 2017 Logan Kolas

The Boundaries on the Peninsula are Cracking The Washington Post broke the news today that United States intelligence may have discovered that the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (North Korea) have obtained missile ready nuclear weapons. Tension between the two nations is now growing expeditiously — with just cause. The world…

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 2, 2017 Sam Valk

New immigration bill sponsored by Senators Cotton (R-AR) & Perdue (R-GA). President Donald Trump today has announced a new plan to curb illegal immigration into the United States. The plan includes reducing the amount of low skilled labor from entering, which the president says displaces American workers in those jobs….

August 2, 2017 Logan Kolas

Dow Jones reaches record high. When news broke that the 131-year-old Dow had reached a historic peak, supporters at all ends of the political spectrum cheered. The moment of unity quickly evaporated when attempting to assign the credit. Democrats contended that Obama-era policies paved the way for current stock market…

August 1, 2017 Logan Kolas

Irrational actors rarely make rational decisions. The amount of controversy that has engulfed the Trump Administration is no secret. Accusations of half-hearted legislating, ineffectiveness, and even treason have been levied against the President in the seven months he has held office. Finger pointing and blame shifting have left the American…