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National Recap: Tensions escalate with North Korea

By | Apr 19, 2017

President Donald Trump sent a fleet of navy ships toward the Korean Peninsula April 8 in response to North Korea’s escalating of its missile tests.


National Recap: Missiles escalate Syrian conflict

By | Apr 12, 2017

In response to the most recent use of chemical weapons, President Donald Trump acted decisively, firing 59 missiles to a Syrian air base.


National Recap: Trump freezes environmental protections

By | Apr 5, 2017

Trump solidified his anti-environmental policies when he signed an executive order March 28, rolling back environmental protections.


National Recap: Republican health care bill falls flat

By | Mar 29, 2017

Despite promises to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, the GOP’s attempt to pass a health care overhaul bill has failed.


National Recap: Trump’s ties to Russia scrutinized

By | Mar 22, 2017

FBI Director James Comey recently announced that the agency is investigating alleged ties between President Donald Trump and Russia.


National Recap: Rise in Anti-Semitism stokes fear

By | Mar 8, 2017

Since January, about 100 Jewish institutions have received menacing phone calls and bomb threats, prompting an investigation by the FBI.


National Recap: Trump’s war on media continues

By | Mar 1, 2017

Trump’s frequent peddling of “fake news” has often come in the wake of negative news reports about his administration or his policies.


National Recap: Trump’s policies worry LGBTQ community

By | Feb 22, 2017

Many allies and advocates for LGBTQ rights remain concerned about how President Trump’s policies will impact them.


National Recap: Jeff Sessions’ record questioned

By | Feb 17, 2017

Many fear Attorney General Jeff Sessions will roll back the clock on civil rights for a number of marginalized groups across the country.


National Recap: Legal battle continues over Muslim ban

By | Feb 10, 2017

The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals recently refused to reinstate Donald Trump’s order banning Muslims from seven Muslim-majority countries.


National Recap: Unsure future for U.S. health care

By | Feb 1, 2017

The Affordable Care Act may be repealed as President Donald Trump and the Republican Congress take action to gut the health care law.


National Recap: Trump era and women’s rights

By | Jan 25, 2017

In addition to what Trump has said, many now debate how his policies and administration will impact women’s rights.