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Impeachment Critical

Impeachment Critical

Morgan Swigert, Staff Writer

December 9, 2019

The integrity of the office of the presidency is undeniably a critical component to our functioning democracy and thus must always be maintained, which is why Article II of the US Constitution provides a mechanism by which Congress can do so: impeachment. Congress should impeach Donald Trump to set the...

What is Impeachment All About?

What is Impeachment All About?

Daniel Lesov, Online Editor

December 9, 2019

As the impeachment inquiries against President Trump continue, perspectives this month is looking at impeachment and whether or not it is the correct decision for the many players in politics and the larger nation as a whole. Most importantly, impeachment is not the removal of a president from office but ...

President’s Desire for Greenland is Dangerous

James Prince, Contributing Writer

October 15, 2019

In recent political news, the overwhelming wrath of “partisan politicized scrutiny” has been focused on the Trump-Ukraine Scandal, which, I am sure, many readers are familiar with. But let’s think back to another one of the president’s more recent gaffes: Trump and Greenland. Greenland is...

Trump’s Appeal

Students at the Iowa caucus pose with a Trump flag at the January 31st rally.

Willy Verneris, Staff Writer

March 18, 2016

Trump’s road to the nomination is one to keep an eye on.

The joke’s on you: The reality of Donald Trump

Jack Barker, Staff Writer

March 18, 2016

Jeb Bush. Rand Paul. Chris Christie. And now, Marco Rubio. All flattened by Donald Trump. Although his campaign was, at one point, considered to be a joke by most Blake students, Donald Trump’s political chances have quickly morphed from zero to “huuuuuge.” Blake students are still bewi...

Trump Card: top of the team

Trump's unorthodox campaign has showed success so far.

Matt Martinez Sutton and Willy Verneris

October 29, 2015

It is almost impossible to turn on the news or read a newspaper without seeing something about the 2016 election. A number of delegates are running, and Donald Trump, in particular, stands out. With a rambunctious attitude and unorthodox ideas, he has become the center of attention in the last few mo...

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