Category: National Politics

How the liberal wish list could bite democrats

How the liberal wish list could bite democrats

A Trump-inspired resurgence on the left has even many centrist Democrats embracing an outspokenly liberal wish list as their party hopes to capture one or both chambers of Congress in November. Just don’t count on any of ...

Badass Grannies, activists push to clean up government

Badass Grannies, activists push to clean up government

President Donald Trump promised to “drain the swamp” by cracking down on Washington lobbying. This year, a group calling itself the Badass Grannies is trying to convince North Dakota voters to take matters into their own ...

Affordable Care Act

Affordable Care Act

The Affordable Care Act also known as Obamacare has helped millions of people gain access to affordable healthcare when it was enacted. There is still lots of work that needs to be done with it as we know it. The exchang ...

GOP attacks Obama, but doesn't defend Trump

GOP attacks Obama, but doesn’t defend Trump

Two days in, lots of prominent Republicans have complained about Barack Obama’s speech on Friday calling Donald Trump’s presidency a betrayal of America and a threat to its core — but they haven’t said he’s wrong. Mos ...

Presidential Visit

Presidential Visit

Former President Barack Obama was invited to campus to accept an award for Ethics in Government. He talked about being back in his home state, former presidents, President Trump and the country's progress as a whole. ...

Students watching Obama get registered to vote

Students watching Obama get registered to vote

Some students who couldn't get their hands on a ticket to see former president Barack Obama in person gathered for a viewing party at Huff Hall. One of Obama's main messages was encouraging the student population to ...

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