Tag: government

Newsworthy – Feb 15th, 2019

Increasing prices on household staples, increases in domestic steelmaking, retreating glaciers in Switzerland, and the end of a Mars rover’s mission. Here are the top newsworthy items from this past week as shared on our Facebook page. Advertisements

Newsworthy – Feb 1st, 2019

Wealthier billionaires, colleges tracking applicants, increase in hate crimes, the return of measles, and an explanation of the polar vortex sweeping the Midwest. Here are the top newsworthy items from this past week as shared on our Facebook page.

Newsworthy – Jan 11th, 2019

NBC reducing ad times, a new tech for TV screens, Turkey’s Erdogan refusing to meet with US officials, and a record breaking government shutdown. Here are the top newsworthy items from this past week as shared on our Facebook page.

Newsworthy – Dec 7th, 2018

Pediatricians weigh in on the best toys for tots, Drake is the most-streamed artist of 2018, the Trump administration proposes changes to the USPS, and the Pentagon carries out flight over Ukraine. Here are the top newsworthy items from this past week as shared…

Newsworthy – Nov 16th, 2018

The FDA cracks down on flavored e-cigarettes, President Trump endorses bipartisan criminal-justice reform, U.S. national defense at risk, the elderly will outnumber the young by 2034, and rich New Yorkers are purchasing hiking trips for their dogs. Here are the top newsworthy items from…

Newsworthy – Nov 9th, 2018

Election results, new measures to deny asylum to a migrant caravan, US discussions with North Korea and the Taliban, exports being slowed by tariffs, and a new surveillance tool by Chinese authorities. Here are the top newsworthy items from this past week as shared…

Newsworthy – Oct 19th, 2018

A pill that could help end the AIDS epidemic, Canada legalizes marijuana, homelessness in New York City public schools, and the largest U.S. government budget deficit in six years. Here are the top newsworthy items from this past week as shared on our Facebook page.

Republicans: Stop Allowing GOP Leadership Decide Your Ideology

This is my appeal to Republican voters. There are many issues that have become partisan over the years that simply put, should not be. Below I have highlighted only two issues: Climate Change and Gun Control. Both are very divisive. My argument below is…

Don’t Stand for a “Flawed Democracy”

It hasn’t even been a full week under President Trump and the US has been downgraded from a full to a “flawed democracy”. I wasn’t happy with the election results, but I decided to give Trump a chance and see whether he and a…

Study on the Public Opinion of U.S. President Barack Obama’s Proposed Increase in the Minimum Wage

The following is a research project conducted to determine how those businesses most affected by an increase to the national minimum wage feel about President Obama’s proposal from a few months ago. After the Executive Summary and Report, please find the Questionnaire used as well…