Midterm Elections

By Alex Santana On November 6, millions of Americans will be watching to see if the U.S. House of Representatives will fall into Democratic hands and if the U.S. Senate stays under Republican control. 39 state and territorial governors, 87 state legislatures, and dozens of state constitutional amendments are also on the ballot. President Donald Read More …

Catholic University Professor’s Tweet Goes Viral in Response to French President

By Nell Rowe Catholic University’s Dr. Catherine Pakaluk of the Busch School of Business ignited a Twitter hashtag movement in response to recent comments by France’s President Emmanuel Macron linking lack of education to higher fertility in African nations. Macron spoke at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation’s ‘Goalkeepers’ event in New York on September Read More …

Wave of Explosives Sent to Trump Critics

By Alexander Santana Suspicious packages containing potential explosive devices were sent to multiple current and former government leaders, donors, and media outlets, raising concerns over the current political climate in the United States. Most recently, two additional pipe bombs, one addressed to former Vice President Joseph Biden and the other to actor Robert De Niro Read More …

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 …