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Nikki Haley Suspends 2024 Presidential Campaign, Leaving Trump as Republican Candidate

Nikki Haley Suspends 2024 Presidential Campaign, Leaving Trump as Republican Candidate

Isabella Timpano
March 6, 2024

As of Wednesday, March 6th, Nikki Haley has suspended her campaign for the 2024 Presidential election. This decision came after Super Tuesday, where 15 states held primary elections. After substantial losses, Haley announced that it was time to end her campaign. The ending...

Mitch McConnell Steps Down as Senate GOP Leader

Mitch McConnell Steps Down as Senate GOP Leader

Finn Lyons
February 29, 2024

82-year-old Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell announced on February 28th that he will be stepping down from his position as the Republicans' leader in the U.S. Senate. McConnell was elected to lead the Republican party in 2006, starting his leadership in the following January...

Breaking: House passes short-term funding plan to stop shutdown

Breaking: House passes short-term funding plan to stop shutdown

Colby Sherwin
November 15, 2023

On November 14 the House of Representatives just passed a bill to stop a government shutdown. The votes passed through with a total of 336 to 95. This marks the second time a vote like this has gone to the floor but the first time it has passed. Speaker of the House Mike Johnson...

PA Election Results

PA Election Results

Colby Sherwin
November 8, 2023

On November 7th in Pennsylvania, county-wide elections were being held. Here are the winners of each election in Allegheny, Westmorland, and Butler counties. All numbers are being reported by each county's website as well. Allegheny Results: County Chief Executive: Dem...

Jeff Jackson of North Carolina Announces run for Attorney General

Jeff Jackson of North Carolina Announces run for Attorney General

Hannah Shiflett
October 26, 2023

Representative Jeff Jackson of North Carolina announced to his Tiktok followers that he will run for Attorney General of North Carolina. This comes after the Republican-led congress of the state adopted a redraw of the districts that would prevent Jackson from winning in the...

Turmoil In The House Continues As Scalise Drops Out And Jim Jordan Steps Up

Turmoil In The House Continues As Scalise Drops Out And Jim Jordan Steps Up

Amere Keasley
October 16, 2023

With war raging in the Southern Levant, a government spending deadline looms as the House remains paralyzed due to the ousting of Kevin McCarthy. As of Thursday night, Steve Scalise has withdrawn from the House speaker race due to a lack of support from his fellow Republicans. Scalise...

Steve Scalise Gets The Nod For Speaker Of The House

Amere Keasley
October 12, 2023

On October 3, Kevin McCarthy was ousted as the Speaker of the House. This came after an effort headed by a small group of Republicans, which included Matt Gaetz. As of October 11th, the GOP nominated the representative from Louisiana's first district, Steve Scalise, for Speaker...

McCarthy Voted Out As Speaker Of The House

McCarthy Voted Out As Speaker Of The House

Amere Keasley
October 3, 2023

On October 3, at 4:45 P.M., Kevin McCarthy was ousted as Speaker of the House after lawmakers voted to remove him from the position. This is the first time in United States history that a U.S. speaker of the house has been removed from the job via a motion to vacate. Kevin...

Dianne Feinstein Passes Away at the Age of 90

Dianne Feinstein Passes Away at the Age of 90

Finn Lyons
September 29, 2023

Senator Dianne Feinstein of California, the longest-serving woman in the United States Senate, passed away this morning at the age of 90. Sen. Feinstein had been battling several different health conditions over the past year. Just this February she was hospitalized for three...

Armed Man Arrested at RFK Jr. Campaign Event

Armed Man Arrested at RFK Jr. Campaign Event

Mitchell McIntosh
September 19, 2023

An armed man was arrested at a campaign event for Democratic Party presidential candidate, Robert F. Kennedy Jr. The suspect was posing as a United States Marshal and had two shoulder holsters containing two loaded handguns. The suspect has been identified as Adrian Paul...