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Trump’s possible impeachment causes alarm

Trump’s possible impeachment causes alarm

Emma Smith, Staff Writer

October 12, 2019

In the world of politics, U.S. President Donald Trump has been called into question for an impeachment inquiry due to his involvement in a phone call with the Ukrainian president, Volodymyr Zelensky, about the investigation of Joe Biden’s son. Students at Guilford weighed in on the situation, discussing ...

Democratic candidates appeal to prospective voters

Kiran Soma, World & Nation Editor

October 11, 2019

The majority of the democratic presidential candidates flocked to Iowa last week in the midst of the Polk County Steak Fry, a people’s forum in Des Moines, as well as a presidential forum on the rights of LGBTQ voters in Cedar Rapids. An unforeseen crowd of 12,000 people showed up to this year’s...

Bernie and the Beasts

Nicholas Carratu, Staff Writer

September 4, 2015

If the presidential election happened today, many of us wouldn’t be surprised to see Hillary Clinton’s name opposite Donald Trump’s on the ballot box. I mean, they are both leading their parties by a fairly substantial margin. But would Hillary be able to duke it out with the loudmouth Trump o...

Despite backlash, government shutdown looks likely

Aditya Garg, Staff Writer

December 6, 2013

Barely a month ago, the U.S. government shut down. Why? Because of the insistence of a minority faction within the Republican Party, led by Sen. Ted Cruz, unhappy with Obamacare. When asked afterwards by ABC News correspondent Jon Karl about the possibility of a second government shutdown, Cruz...