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Government shutdown continues

Government shutdown continues

Cathleen Weng, News Editor

January 10, 2019


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Wednesday, Jan. 9 - President Donald Trump walks out of a White House meeting as the partial government shutdown nears its fourth week. Already deep into the second longest government shutdown in history (although, at 19 days long, it is quickly catching up in length to the 21 day shutdown in 19...

The 116th Congress welcomes newly elected members

The 116th Congress welcomes newly elected members

Lauren Teller, Opinion Editor

January 8, 2019


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On Jan 3, 2019, both houses of Congress convened for the first time during its 116th session. This crop of new members has the greatest race, gender and class diversity ever seen before in Congress’s more than 200 years of lawmaking.   The “Pink Wave” A record number of women were ...

Kavanaugh update: What we know so far

Kavanaugh update: What we know so far

Landon DeBoer, Sports Editor

September 19, 2018


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In the midst of the Supreme Court confirmation process, a woman from nominee, Brett Kavanaugh’s past has come forward saying that she was sexually assaulted by Kavanaugh in high school. Back in July, Christine Blasey Ford wrote a letter to Dianne Feinstein, a senior Democratic lawmaker and Califor...