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Hillary Clinton could expand space potential

Infographic by Megan Ramberg

Megan Ramberg, Online Editor

November 5, 2016

America has been one of the top countries in the world when it comes to sending astronomers into space and collecting information. The argument of space, with intersections of climate change has been an issue for countless years. In early 2015, former Republican candidate Ted Cruz proposed that c...

Presidential candidates show opinions towards Planned Parenthood

Presidential candidates show opinions towards Planned Parenthood

Cassie Hansen, Photographer

January 30, 2016

  As shootings become overly common in society, divisive political issues only add fuel to fire. The Planned Parenthood shooting on Nov. 27 showed the extremes of defining issues in current politics. Positions on terrorism, abortion, health care, the economy and immigration are hot topics in the 2016 presidential...

Congress should receive pay despite shutdown

Graphic by Kelly Roehrig

November 5, 2013

Since the Federal Government shut down on Oct. 1, members of Congress are still being paid, which is completely reasonable. The Federal Government shut down because Congress could not come up with a budget to fund our government. This has left millions of Americans who are Federal employees without pay u...

Ted Cruz’s speech goes beyond necessary means

Anna Kaul

October 16, 2013

Senator Ted Cruz from Texas stood before the Senate and spoke for 21 hours on the need to defund Obamacare on Sept. 24. With a potential government shutdown looming, his speech was unsympathetic to the true needs of the citizens he was chosen to represent, proving the damaging effects of partisan politics....

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