Category: 71R Washington

TSA Administrator Asks for Extra Funding Amid New Major Security Concerns

Internal, Security, and Administrative issues are plaguing the TSA. Is the answer more funding?

Executive Order Starts the Process of Repealing Obamacare

Donald Trump is making changes to healthcare.

Weinstein Helped Finance Clinton Defense 

Sexual misconduct and Hollywood corruption

OPINION: Trump Needs to Stop, from a Trump Supporter

A Trump supporter's opinion regarding where Trump is succeeding and where he's lacking.

Democrats won’t win the Senate back in 2018. Here’s why.

The Democrats have a very low chance of taking back the United States Senate in 2018

What Would an America With More Than Two Parties Look Like?

A proposition for an alternative U.S. political system.

Nothing New in the Charleston Shooting

By Austin Cherkas | CHARLESTON Violent shootings in America are, unfortunately, nothing new. On the 24th of August, Thomas Burns, 53, and ex-convict returned “disgruntled," at a popular restaurant called Virginia's On King in Charleston, South Carolina from which he was recently fired from working as a dishwasher.  Thomas was armed with a revolver and ...

Trump Reverses Executive Order, Increasing Police Militarization

By Mason Mohon | USA In 2015, former president Barack Obama issued an executive order that prohibited the transfer of military equipment, including armored vehicles, grenade launchers, and high caliber weapons from falling into the hands of state and local police forces. He did this in response to the shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, because he ...

New Law Allows Searches of DC, Virginia, Maryland Homes Without A Warrant

A new bill was passed by Congress and was signed into law by President Trump on August 22nd that compromises homeowner’s right to privacy in certain parts of Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, DC.

Congress is Broken. Here’s How to Fix It

An article from last week was about how bad congress is. Here's what we can do about it.