• In Review

    In Review: Week of 11/16-11/22

    by  • November 24, 2013 • In Review, International, National, World • 0 Comments

    POLITICS: Sen. Kirsten Gillibran (D-NY) faces opposition from fellow senators in gaining support for her proposed bill aimed towards giving sexual assault victims in the military an alternate route to reporting assailants Toronto City Council votes to strip Rob Ford, the city’s mayor, of all powers following a series of debates over the May release...

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    In Review: Week of 11/9-11/15

    by  • November 16, 2013 • Homepage, In Review, World • 0 Comments

    BY JESSICA LYNN DEPAULA POLITICS: The Supreme Court declined to hear the case against a 2011 Oklahoma law requiring women to undergo ultrasound exams prior to having an abortion Much-publicized technical difficulties concerning the helathcare.gov website have also led to increased difficulty for Americans attempting to sign up for Medicare...

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    In Review: Week of 11/01-11/08

    by  • November 8, 2013 • Homepage, In Review, World • 0 Comments

    By JESSICA LYNN DEPAULA POLITICS: Chris Christie (R-NJ) is re-elected governor of New Jersey, adding to speculation that Christie will likely consider running as the Republican candidate for President in 2016 Bill de Blasio is elected the first Democratic mayor of New York City since 1989 Various cities and states approved different variations on...

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    In Review (2013): Week of 10/27 – 11/01

    by  • November 1, 2013 • Homepage, In Review, International, National, World • 0 Comments

    By JESSICA LYNN DEPAULA This week’s news: POLITICS Hawaii State Senate passes same-sex marriage bill President Obama speaks at Fanueil Hall in Boston, Mass., in defense of the Affordable Care Act, saying that the nation “must keep moving forward-just like you did in Massachusetts,” and that there is “no excuse” for the much-publicised issues...

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