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California Attempts to Secede from the Union

(COVINGTON, La.) — The “Yes California” campaign continues to gain momentum in the state of California. Since President Donald Trump’s inauguration, support for California’s independence has surged to one in three Californians, according to a recent Reuters Poll. “California can secede if they want to,” Civics Honors teacher Paul Scoriels said. “It’s a notion or […]

Congressional Reformist or Dead Man Walking?

On Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015, a radical change was enacted within U.S. Congress. John Boehner, Speaker of the House from 2011-15, was ousted, and Republican Representative Paul Ryan of Wisconsin’s first congressional district was elected, boasting an overwhelming 236 votes. Ryan is a prominent politician most widely recognized for his failed vice presidential aspirations in […]