politics

The pros and cons of Universal Basic Income

1 year ago Triangle 0
Written by: Joshua Bianchi, assistant editor One of the most bothersome parts of election time is sorting through the different ideas and their relation to your life as an American citizen.  Democrat presidential candidates have proposed many alternatives to President Donald Trump’s economic policies. Several have drafted a universal income plan in years past, but Read More

Democratic candidates debate healthcare, social issues

1 year ago Triangle 0
Written by: Jake Love, staff writer HOUSTON, Texas – Ten democratic presidential primary candidates met for the third round of debates on Sept. 19 at Texas Southern University in Houston.  Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.), Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.), South Bend, Ind. Mayor Pete Buttigieg, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), former Vice President Joe Biden, Sen. Elizabeth Read More

Sexton sworn in as new Tennessee speaker of the house

1 year ago Triangle 0
Written by: Jake Love, staff writer NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Rep. Cameron Sexton, R-Crossville, was sworn in as the new Tennessee speaker of the house on Friday August 23, after former speaker Glen Casada, R-Franklin, resigned amid controversy.  Casada was involved in controversy after reports promulgated his alleged involvement in sending sexually explicit, misogynistic and racist Read More

Former Governor Bill Weld challenges Trump in 2020 Run

2 years ago Triangle 0
Written by: Devin Burrow, senior editor New Hampshire — Former Governor of Massachusetts Bill Weld (R) announced on February 15 his plan to challenge President Donald Trump for the presidential seat in 2020. “I think the Republicans in Washington want to have no election, basically. I don’t think that would be very good for the Read More