December 2, 2020
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National Recap: Biden and Harris announce all-female communications staff

By | Dec 1, 2020

Harris said that by appointing these women, the administration is trying to build a team that reflects the people of the United States.


National Recap: Kenosha shooter released on $2 million bail

By | Nov 24, 2020

Kyle Rittenhouse, the teenager charged with fatally shooting two protesters during the Jacob Blake protests in August, was released on bail Nov. 20.


National Recap: Stacey Abrams makes significant gains for Democratic Party

By | Nov 10, 2020

Stacey Abrams, a one-time candidate for Georgia governor, has been credited with helping to garner more Democratic support in Georgia.


National Recap: Texas Supreme Court denies petition to throw out 127,00 votes

By | Nov 3, 2020

The Texas Supreme Court denied a petition by a group of Republicans seeking to invalidate approximately 127,000 drive-thru votes.


National Recap: Pope Francis appoints America’s first Black cardinal

By | Oct 27, 2020

Pope Francis appointed Wilton Gregory to the position of cardinal, making him the first Black American to receive this position.


National Recap: 13 people charged in plot to kidnap Michigan Governor

By | Oct 13, 2020

The individuals involved are suspected of attempting to identify addresses of those in law enforcement so they could target them.


National Recap: California fires burn more than 4 million acres

By | Oct 5, 2020

Wildfires across California have burned over 4 million acres of land so far this year, a record-breaking statistic.


National Recap: No indictment against officers who killed Breonna Taylor

By | Sep 28, 2020

Let’s think about that. Her walls that are in her apartment got more justice than Breonna Taylor losing her life.


National Recap: TikTok is facing a potential U.S. ban

By | Sep 22, 2020

The U.S. Department of Commerce’s move to ban TikTok from U.S. app stores has been temporarily postponed.


National Recap: Florida law limits felon voting eligibility

By | Sep 14, 2020

In light of a recent federal appeals court decision, Florida is requiring ex-felons to pay all fines, restitution and legal fees.


National Recap: Protestors call for reform following Daniel Prude’s death

By | Sep 7, 2020

Protests continued for the fifth night in Rochester, New York, with protestors calling for police reform in light of the death of Daniel Prude.


National Recap: College students face obstacles getting to polls

By | Mar 4, 2020

“College Democrats have been at the forefront of fighting against these issues.”