Brett Kavanaugh Sworn in as the Next Justice of the Supreme Court

By Alexander Santana With 50 yeas and 48 nays Brett M. Kavanaugh was confirmed on October 6th by the U.S. Senate to serve as the next Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court. West Virginia’s Joe Manchin was the only Democratic Senator to vote in favor of Kavanaugh’s confirmation while Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) voted Read More …

President Trump Speaks at United Nations General Assembly

By Alexander Santana The world watched as President Donald Trump gave remarks to the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly at its headquarters in New York City on Tuesday. Trump began his speech to the UN by saying “In less than two years, my administration has accomplished more than almost any administration in Read More …

Future Looks Unclear for Kavanaugh

By Alexander Santana As recent allegations of sexual assault have been levied against President Donald Trump’s nominee to be the next Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court, Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh, the Senate Judiciary Committee has called for another hearing on Monday, September 24. Both Kavanaugh and his accuser, Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, Read More …

Catholic University Introduces New Intelligence Studies Program

By Alex Santana The Catholic University of America’s new Certificate in Intelligence Studies is an exciting program for Catholic University students interested in pursuing careers in the U.S. Intelligence industry. Directed by visiting politics Professor Nicholas Dujmovic, the Intelligence Studies program was approved last spring by Catholic University’s Academic Senate and requires six courses for Read More …

SGA Senate Election Results and Reaction

  By Katie Ward ’21 Class of 2018 Matthew Skros Alexa Schimp Class of 2019 Jimmy Harrington John Connolly Class of 2020 Weston Kirby Elise LaFleur Class of 2021 Sean O’Grady Alexandra Kilgore School of Architecture Sara Cangarlu Kelly Reed School of Arts and Sciences Cavan Hagerty Alexander Santana School of Business Nicholas Spinelli Kevin Walsh Read More …

The Georgia Sixth

by Duane Paul Murphy While the Republican majority congress continues to push through its legislative agenda, one suburban congressional district in a Southern state is giving Democrats momentum for upcoming elections. Georgia’s 6th Congressional District, which is now vacant since Tom Price becoming Secretary Health and Human Services under the Trump administration, is going to Read More …

Bernie Sanders’ New Legislation

by Duane Paul Murphy   U.S. Senator from Vermont and former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders introduced a piece of legislation in Congress that would make public higher education accessible and affordable to most college students throughout the country. Co-sponsored by Washington State congresswoman Pramila Jayapal, DNC Vice Chairman Keith Ellison, California Senator Kamala Harris and Read More …