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Mr. President, end the shutdown

by Shayne Jones, Staff Writer

January 23, 2019

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

As the government shutdown enters a month and counting, democracy is nothing more than a cacophony of flaccid arguments drowned out by the egotistical mutterings of a man drunk on power. The shutdown, which has officially broken t...

Government needs to take action and find replacement for DACA quickly

by Chance Page, Staff Writer

January 24, 2018

Filed under Opinion

A three day government shutdown ended on Monday night when President Trump signed a continuing resolution that would fund the government until Feb. 8. However, one of the central issues of the government shutdown — the fa...

An open letter to Congress

by Samantha Hirsch

October 23, 2013

Filed under Arts & Lifestyle, The Back Page

It must have been a pretty tough week for you. First, “Breaking Bad” ended, and then the whole government shutdown happened. I know, I’m still reeling, too—I really loved that show. But I have to tell you, this government...