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Patrick McHenry, a Republican representative from North Carolina, has been appointed as interim Speaker of the House while a replacement for Rep. Kevin McCarthy is decided on.

Who is Patrick McHenry?

Grady Tarleton, Staff Writer October 27, 2023

On October 3rd, Rep. Kevin McCarthy was ousted as Speaker of the House in a historic vote, the first ever instance of a person being removed from that position. A replacement, Representative Mike Johnson...

TikTok CEO Shou Zi Chew, pictured here, appeared before Congress on March 23 to discuss concerns related to the popular app.

Future of TikTok remains uncertain after congressional hearing

Bryson Webb, Staff Writer April 7, 2023

On March 23, TikTok CEO Shou Zi Chew made an anticipated appearance before Congress in a hearing that stretched for more than five hours and focused on a range of issues related to the popular social media...

Why the upcoming midterms have massive implications for 2024

Miles Kirkpatrick, Staff Writer February 26, 2022

With early voting complete in the Texas Primaries, according to the Austin-American Statesman, we are officially in midterm election season, for better or worse. In the modern era, midterm elections...

How will the federal infrastructure plan affect college students?

Om Oza, Guest Writer September 12, 2021

Fifty years ago in the 1970s, the United States witnessed its last major infrastructure project that added to and revised the layout of the nation. For the past half-century, our nation has been relying...

North America sees NAFTA replacement

Ryan Brown, Staff Writer November 2, 2018

After nearly 25 years as the outline for trade in North America, NAFTA is set to be replaced by the newly negotiated United States Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA). The result of a campaign promise by President...

Letter To The Editor

April 20, 2018

To the Editor: Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg spent 10 hours, over the course of two days, testifying before both houses of Congress last week. That news rightly took a back seat to reports...

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“March For Our Lives” comes to Greensboro

Kathleen Herbst, Opinion Editor March 23, 2018

Greensboro teens say enough is enough. They are planning. They are organizing. They are acting. A group of high school students in Greensboro are coordinating a regional March For Our Lives event on...

Jane Fernandes and Hector Rivera Suarez  with members of the Presidents’ Alliance for Higher Education and Immigration and students in Washington, D.C. //Photo Courtesy of Jane Fernandes

Fernandes joins Presidents’ Alliance

Roman Raies, Staff Writer February 9, 2018

On Dec. 12, 2017, Guilford College President Jane Fernandes joined over two dozen other college presidents from around the country to create the Presidents’ Alliance for Higher Education and Immigration. The...

President Donald Trump poses for his official portrait at The White House, in Washington, D.C., on Friday, October 6, 2017. 
By Shealah Craighead - https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2017/10/31/white-house-releases-official-portraits-president-donald-j-trump-and, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=63768460

Trump declares opioids a national health emergency

Shivam Gandhi and Hans Oh November 17, 2017

On Oct. 26, President Donald Trump declared the opioid epidemic a national public health emergency. “We are currently dealing with the worst drug crisis in American history,” said Trump, according...

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