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Trump Tracker: Pioneer updates on America’s president

Trump Tracker: Pioneer updates on America’s president

Kali Persall,
Managing Editor
May 10, 2017
Filed under Politics, Showcase

What Happened? Last Thursday, House Republicans voted 217 to 213 to pass the American Health Care Act or AHCA, the proposed replacement for the Affordable Care Act, otherwise known as “Obamacare.” House Republicans introduced the AHCA on March 6, which proposed to localize and expand health care options...

Don’t blame Republicans for Donald Trump

Don’t blame Republicans for Donald Trump

Kali Persall,
Managing Editor
July 6, 2016
Filed under Opinion, Politics, Showcase

When Donald Trump announced that he was running for president last June, I thought it was a joke. It wasn’t, and now here we are with a racist reality TV star as the presumptive Republican nominee. How did we let this happen? As a Democrat, it’s easy to blame the Republicans. After all, it was ...

The dismantling of the Republican Party

The dismantling of the Republican Party

Sean McCarthy,
Contributor
May 25, 2016
Filed under Opinion, Politics, Showcase

Americans have become disenfranchised by their respective parties and have begun to register as no party or Independent instead. The constituents for both parties are at their historically lowest points, according to a study by Gallup. Only 26 percent of the nation identifies as Republican this year, down f...

Donald Trump in Burlingame this week

Donald Trump in Burlingame this week

Kali Persall,
Managing Editor
April 28, 2016
Filed under Metro, Politics

Republican presidential nominee frontrunner Donald Trump will make an appearance in the Bay Area as a speaker at the California Republican Party Convention on Friday. According to officials, Trump will kick off the convention with a keynote speech at the lunch banquet. Republican candidates Ohio Gov. John Kasich ...

Donald Trump en Burlingame esta semana

Donald Trump en Burlingame esta semana

Kali Persall,
Redactor Jefe
April 28, 2016
Filed under Spanish

El candidato a presidente republicano principal, Donald Trump, hará una aparición en el área de la bahía a finales de esta semana como orador en la Convención del Partido Republicano de California el viernes. El evento se llevará a cabo en la regencia Hyatt del aeropuerto de San Francisco en ...

Trump dominates the GOP in a racist America

Trump dominates the GOP in a racist America

Sean McCarthy,
Contributor
April 6, 2016
Filed under Op-ed, Opinion, Showcase

Good morning America. It was sunshine and warm weather in Hawaii and Mississippi when Donald Trump won three more states, and their delegates along with them, during the presidential primaries. However, in California, Vermont and Oregon, the weather remains cold, rainy and drab: the liberal states ap...

Jeb’s out and Trump triumphs

Jeb’s out and Trump triumphs

Yousuf Fahimuddin,
Conributor
February 25, 2016
Filed under Opinion

Peyton Manning said he’d vote for him, but the endorsement of the Super Bowl champion quarterback wasn’t enough and now Jeb Bush’s out of the race. With Bush finally out, all eyes are on three of the remaining candidates to take up the mantle of the Republican establishment and dump popular candidate Dona...

The misdirection of Ted Cruz

The misdirection of Ted Cruz

Sean McCarthy,
Contributor
February 25, 2016
Filed under Opinion

When compared to the reckless, boisterous, foul-mouthed Donald Trump, Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz, 45, is calm and sensible. He does not throw temper-tantrums and is likeable, which, unfortunately, causes people to believe in his false truths. Cruz has all of the makings of a supposed fi...

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