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Midterm Madness V: What’s Next?

Midterm Madness V: What’s Next?

Kian Nassre, Web Editor

December 20, 2018


Filed under News, Online Exclusive, Top Stories

What 2018 tells us about the Democrats’ 2020 strategy The conversation about the Democrats’ strategy to take on Trump in 2020 is centered on two types of swing states: the rust belt and the sun belt. Rust belt swing states (Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Iowa) are more tra...

Have frequent mass shootings become an inevitable violence in the U.S.?

Catherine Silvestri, Editor-in-Chief, Magazine

February 13, 2018


Filed under Features

On a Friday morning in December of 2012, I was home from school sick and sitting in my kitchen as I watched the news. At the age of 13, I was an avid CNN watcher, keeping up with every natural disaster and news story that hit. But, on this Monday, sitting in my pajamas, the story that hit was unimagin...

Obamacare: the bill that changed everything

Obamacare: the bill that changed everything

Kian Nassre, staff writer

June 3, 2017


Filed under Features

On March 23, 2010, President Barack Obama signed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act into law. However, in spite of the law’s fame (or infamy depending on your political views,) many do not even know what Obamacare does. Considering the Republican bill in Congress that seeks to repeal and...

GOP’s Obamacare replacement passes House of Representatives

Kian Nassre, staff writer

May 13, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories, Uncategorized

  On Thursday, May 4, the American Health Care Act passed the House of Representatives 217 to 213. The vote came just one day after Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (CA) announced that the House would hold a vote for the bill.   The vote was largely along party lines, with all 192 Democrat me...

Commander-in-chief’s fashion style a first, or a flub?

Olive Lopez, Staff Writer

June 5, 2014


Filed under Features

Barack Obama, president of the United States of America, leader of the free world, has been seen – gasp - sporting “mom jeans” at various sporting events. Mom jeans are widely mocked for being high-waisted, ill-fitting, and unbecoming on almost anyone who wears them. Obama’s fashion in t...

EDITORIAL: Congress needs to work together to fix a broken political system

Jacob Winick, Opinions Editor

November 14, 2013


Filed under Opinions

NOTE: This editorial represents the collective opinion of the Urban Legend. The "author" of the piece is not necessarily the writer, but merely the uploader of the article. Please direct all questions and comments to [email protected] Enough is enough. House Republicans have crossed the line sep...

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