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Evaluating Accomplishments and Shortcomings of Government Spending

Everything in government has to do with budgets, spending or deficits. It’s all about the money and how it’s managed.

Sean Ericson, Copy Editor

December 3, 2015

“This process stinks.” That’s how Speaker of the House of Representatives Paul Ryan described the constant flirting with the ledge of shutdown or default that has plagued political debates about the U.S. budget over the past few years. “This is not how we should be doing the people’s business,...

Sam Gittleman ’16 travels to AIPAC

Gittleman and his friend AJ Yablonski take a picture with Minnesota Senator Amy Klobahar

John Miller, Sci-Tech Editor

March 19, 2015

“My friend was called both a baby killer and a Nazi.” Sam Gittleman ‘16 is proud of his Jewish identity and is a staunch supporter of Israel. During the first three days of March, he attended the annual AIPAC Policy Conference in Washington, D.C. While there, he got to hear many speakers, but wa...

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