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Closing Guantanamo Bay to benefit economy

Closing Guantanamo Bay to benefit economy

Lily Marchan, Online Editor

April 7, 2016

Seven years ago, when President Barack Obama took office, he vowed to close the detention facility in Guantanamo Bay. Now, as President Obama pushes his proposal forward, it is met with a strong partisan opposition. Guantanamo Bay no longer is a benefit to the United States. Obama must continue t...

United States welcoming Syrian refugees

United States welcoming Syrian refugees

Katie Hutton, Editor-in-Chief

January 15, 2016

                          The United States is a country of helping. In 2010, the United States helped Haiti after an earthquake by sending Marines, helicopters and ships within hours of the quake. In the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, which affected five million people, there was $6.25 billion dona...

Obamacare high cost to all citizens

Alex Magler

October 21, 2013

The Affordable Care Act signed by President Obama would help the citizens in need of healthcare, but Americans should not have to use their own money to pay for other citizens' insurance plans. Obamacare is a health insurance reform to provide affordable healthcare to people who do not have it, or cannot ...

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