23 Jan 2018

Government shutdown review: the rundown on the shutdown in plain English

After three days of deadlock, President Donald Trump signed a bill on Monday temporarily ending the government shutdown until Feb 8. The shutdown began on Friday at midnight when a

16 Feb 2016

U.S. must stand against petty politicians

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died of a heart attack Saturday, and Republican senators wasted no time in letting the U.S. know that they would block any attempt by President Barack

15 Oct 2013

Debt ceiling debate misses Americans’ needs

Drawn by Kirstie Haruta Much like a person who maxes out one credit card after another, the political fight over raising the United States’ debt ceiling does nothing but kick