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Political Events to Mark in your Calendar this Year

Political Events to Mark in your Calendar this Year

With everything going on in the world and the country, knowing what is next in the political world can be overwhelming. Here are events occurring in the second half of 2024 that you should keep an eye out for.  Currently on their final day, the Republican National Convention is happening in Milwaukee.  From August 19th […]

How the Hunter Biden trial could affect Biden’s presidential campaign (Op-Ed)

How the Hunter Biden trial could affect Biden’s presidential campaign (Op-Ed)

As the first child of a serving president to be convicted of felonies, Hunter Biden’s conviction on three counts represents a watershed moment in U.S. political history. Some have wondered how this landmark decision may affect President Joe Biden’s bid for reelection. Even if the trial might not change the election’s dynamics much, it might […]

What’s really behind Joe Biden’s harsh new executive order on immigration? (Op-Ed)

What’s really behind Joe Biden’s harsh new executive order on immigration? (Op-Ed)

Many are wondering why and how President Joe Biden decided to “shut down” the border to asylum seekers in his most recent executive order, which has caused heated controversy. The action seems to go against his previous position on immigration reform, but there are several circumstances that show why he did it. Even though fewer […]

Biden ramps up regulatory agenda on environment and key issues as election looms

Biden ramps up regulatory agenda on environment and key issues as election looms

President Joe Biden has launched several environmental and other vital problem regulations to cement his legacy as the election looms on the horizon. A historic rule that would force coal-fired power stations to either shut down or collect pollution from their smokestacks is one of these steps. The Democratic administration’s most comprehensive effort to limit […]

Biden administration announces $7.7 billion in student loan forgiveness for over 160,000 borrowers

Biden administration announces $7.7 billion in student loan forgiveness for over 160,000 borrowers

A recent initiative by the Biden administration aims to alleviate the financial strain of rising student loan debt by forgiving $7.7 billion in debts taken out by over 160,000 individuals. This relief is a result of the U.S. Department of Education’s efforts to enhance the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program and implement income-driven repayment […]

Biden and Trump set to face off in two presidential debates (Op-Ed)

Biden and Trump set to face off in two presidential debates (Op-Ed)

Joe Biden and Donald Trump have unexpectedly agreed to participate in two televised presidential debates, which is a major milestone in the run-up to the election in November. If everything goes according to plan, CNN will broadcast the first debate on June 27 and ABC will hold the second on September 10. The candidates’ policies […]

Supreme Court to decide if Biden administration can regulate ‘ghost guns’

Supreme Court to decide if Biden administration can regulate ‘ghost guns’

The Supreme Court has decided to investigate the validity of the regulations put in place by the Biden administration to control so-called “ghost guns.” An ongoing legal dispute centers on the question of regulatory jurisdiction about these rifles, which may be built at home using kits that can be found online. The restrictions at issue […]

Biden’s partnership with international powers for pandemic prevention is a positive move (Op-Ed)

Biden’s partnership with international powers for pandemic prevention is a positive move (Op-Ed)

In an era marked by the unprecedented disruption of lives and economies globally due to the COVID-19 pandemic, President Joe Biden’s administration has taken a significant stride towards fortifying global health security.  The initiative aims to assist 50 nations, primarily in Africa and Asia, in identifying and responding to infectious diseases, thereby averting pandemics akin […]

Biden-Harris administration announces increased tariffs on Chinese steel

Biden-Harris administration announces increased tariffs on Chinese steel

President Biden has unveiled plans to triple tariffs on Chinese steel and aluminum in a bid to protect American producers from an influx of low-cost imports.  The announcement comes as part of his three-day campaign in Pennsylvania, where he aims to garner support from steelworkers ahead of the upcoming presidential race. The current tariff rate […]

Biden Administration Implements Regulation to Address ‘Gun Show Loophole’ in Effort to Tackle Gun Violence

Biden Administration Implements Regulation to Address ‘Gun Show Loophole’ in Effort to Tackle Gun Violence

On Thursday, the Biden administration made a major stride towards enforcing a rule that would require those selling guns at gun fairs and online to do background checks on prospective purchasers. This final rule aims to stop what gun control advocates call the “gun show loophole” by making it harder to get a federal firearms […]

Over 400 lawmakers and more sign letter demanding Biden’s support on racial equity

Over 400 lawmakers and more sign letter demanding Biden’s support on racial equity

More than 400 people, including politicians, activists, civil rights leaders, artists, and actors, have sent a letter to President Joe Biden, urging him to support reparative justice and racial equality. The letter, which was seen exclusively by ABC News, begs the president to back a collection of proposals in Congress that would use executive orders and […]

Biden’s appeal to younger voters needs serious attention (Op-Ed)

Biden’s appeal to younger voters needs serious attention (Op-Ed)

With millennials dominating the workforce and Generation Z slowly creeping their way up the social ladder, it’s obvious that these age demographics are some of the most active and influential in our society.  Historically, presidential candidates, and other political candidates as well have had issues connecting with younger age demographics, as they tend to be […]

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