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Rep. Stewart says Democratic colleague is politicizing Niger

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4 Utah) – Is the death of four service members in Niger President Trump’s Benghazi? A Florida lawmaker says it is, but a member of Utah’s Congressional Delegation is blasting her for that. Representative Chris Stewart says it’s politics at it’s worst. He says his House colleague is using a Gold Star […]

Budget deficit hits $666B, up $80B as tax debate kicks off

by: ANDREW TAYLOR, Associated Press Updated: Oct 20, 2017 – 12:51 PM WASHINGTON (AP) – The federal budget deficit rose to $666 billion in the just-completed fiscal year, a spike that comes as Republicans are moving to draft a tax code rewrite that promises to add up to $1.5 trillion to the national debt over the […]

The Daily Pennsylvanian | Students across the country sat down at Penn this week to talk politics without having a ‘screaming debate’

Photo from The Common Party Over a hundred individuals, including Penn students and students from as far as North Carolina, gathered at the Hall of Flags in Houston Hall on Oct. 18 to talk through their political differences. Penn’s newly-established chapter of the Common Party, Cairn University and the Graduate School of Education co-sponsored, “Can […]

Former President George W. Bush sends a powerful message

Editor’s note: Former President George W. Bush delivered a critical review of the Trump administration and the state of political discourse in the nation in a speech last week at the “Spirit of Liberty: At Home, In the World” conference in New York. Without mentioning President Donald Trump by name, Bush defended free trade and […]