DACA Survives President Trump’s Challenge

This past Thursday, the Supreme Court ruled that President Trump may not proceed with his plan to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). This program, implemented by Barack Obama in 2012, protects undocumented immigrants brought into the United States as children by shielding them from deportation and letting them work. Chief Justice Roberts... Continue Reading →

The Supreme Court Tosses Out ‘Bridgegate’ Convictoins

The Supreme Court has unanimously overturned the convictions related to the ‘Bridgegate’ scandal. In 2013, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie colluded to create traffic jams in Fort Lee, New Jersey for political reasons. This major corruption scandal toppled Christie’s political career and called into question how corruption is handled at the federal level and the... Continue Reading →

Corona’s Impact on the 2020 Election

As the COVID-19 virus continues to sweep across the nation, states are rethinking how to hold primary elections while protecting the health of their citizens. Many states have postponed their primaries, while others have moved to mail-in voting.  See a full list of the changes to primaries here. With health officials urging social distancing and... Continue Reading →

Judiciary Politics

Thanks to President Donald Trump, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit recently became the third circuit court to flip from a majority of Democratic to Republican appointees as of late November 2019. On top of this, within three years of being in office, Trump has appointed over 150 judges, including over 50... Continue Reading →

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