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Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez bartends at a New York City restaurant  in support of a campaign to raise the federal minimum wage. Photo courtesy of slate.com.

Raising the Minimum Wage: The Small-Business Killer

Kathrynne Hester, Staff Writer March 27, 2021

The federal minimum wage being raised to $15 per hour would be beneficial for a lot of Americans. This is what so-called progressive politicians want America to believe. In reality, a $15 minimum wage...

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Trump Unjustly Impeached

Carolyn Bonafede, Copy Editor February 28, 2021

If a sense of déjà vu permeates the current news cycle, it is not a figment of the imagination. The House passed articles of impeachment against former president Trump, again, and the Senate acquitted...

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The Turbulent 2020 Election

Thomas Daniels, Sports Editor November 30, 2020

President Trump is in the process of making an already slow and arduous election even more strenuous. Trump is throwing lawsuits at battleground states in an attempt to reverse election results that he...

How Students Can Have Political Influence

How Students Can Have Political Influence

Rebecca Heimbrock, Staff Writer October 26, 2020

Lead a protest There’s a lot going on in America right now, which means there’s a lot to fight against, and voting alone won’t cut it. One of the most effective ways to advocate for justice...

How to Vote in this Crucial Election

How to Vote in this Crucial Election

Annabella Agosto, Staff Writer October 26, 2020

“I won’t make a difference.” This was the thought that went through about 100 million people's heads in November of 2016 when they believed their vote would not matter. Nearly 43 percent of eligible...

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