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Emergency not a tool to push Trump agenda

Scott Shelton Staff Writer Last week, President Donald Trump declared a national emergency to bypass Congress and access funding for a border wall at the southern border.  Past presidents dating back to Jimmy Carter have declared national emergencies for various reasons.  The difference is Trump’s is the first national emergency in which a president circumvented Congress Read More

“Green New Deal” proposal delusional

Sam Stroud Staff Writer There are rare moments in politics when both sides of a political spectrum can agree that something is stupid. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has given us one of those moments with her “Green New Deal” proposal.  Other than presidential candidate Kamala Harris, who has already proven her inability to comprehend reality, everyone realizes the Read More