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New Tax Bill is a Start, Now We Need Spending Cuts

New Tax Bill is a Start, Now We Need Spending Cuts

Robert Boutillier, Contributing Writer

December 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion & Editorials, Politics

There is an unspoken rule in politics when it comes to how economics works: the debt doesn't matter. Even as opponents to any policy say it adds to the national debt, they don't care. Republicans have now passed a new tax bill that will add 1.5 trillion dollars over the next ten years. But who ca...

Nancy Rossi Elected Mayor Of West Haven

Nancy Rossi Elected Mayor Of West Haven

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief

November 7, 2017


Filed under Campus News and Events, Politics, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven, West Haven News

Updated 11/8/17 at 9:29 a.m. to include result statistics. Democrat Nancy Rossi was declared winner of West Haven’s mayoral election Tuesday night. Rossi won after a long and contentious campaign with the two other candidates, current mayor, Democrat Ed O’Brien and Republican Dave Riccio. ...

Full Interview with Councilman Dave Riccio

Full Interview with Councilman Dave Riccio

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief

November 4, 2017


Filed under Politics, This Week's Top Stories, West Haven News

Editor in Chief Glenn Rohrbacker sat down with Republican candidate for mayor of West Haven, Dave Riccio, to talk about the changes he'd make to the city....

Interview With Candidate Nancy Rossi Ahead of West Haven Election

Kiana Quinonez, Reporter

October 31, 2017


Filed under Politics, This Week's Top Stories, West Haven News

Reporter Kiana Quinonez sits down with the endorsed Democrat for West Haven Mayor, Nancy Rossi, to talk about what her plans would be for the University and the city.

University Prepares for an End to DACA

University Prepares for an End to DACA

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief

September 6, 2017


Filed under Campus News and Events, Politics, This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News, University of New Haven

In an email to students Tuesday night, University of New Haven President Steven Kaplan responded to the decision by the Trump Administration to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program passed by President Obama in 2012. Kaplan cited the approximately 800,000 people covered under DACA, ...

The Republican Party is Like Actual Comic Book Villains

The Republican Party is Like Actual Comic Book Villains

Chazz Mair, Contributing Writer

May 5, 2017


Filed under Opinion & Editorials, Politics

When I was a child living in suburban, upstate New Jersey, I saw politics as something that wasn’t of matter to me. My parents did their best to keep me as far from the subject as possible, so the most I’d ever heard of it was from the occasional, middle-of-the-road joke from some of my favorite...

An Open Letter to the UNH Campus from a College Republican

An Open Letter to the UNH Campus from a College Republican

Brian Sharnick, President of UNH College Republicans

February 14, 2017


Filed under Opinion & Editorials, Politics, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

One of the most beautiful things about the United States is the peaceful transition of power that happens every four years on Inauguration Day. Millions of Americans gather to watch this historical moment, some are excited, others hopeful, and in some cases, people are scared. These feelings are completely...

Closed Doors Serve No Purpose

Closed Doors Serve No Purpose

Estefano Palazuelos, Contributing Writer

February 8, 2017


Filed under Opinion & Editorials, Politics

Allow me to provide you with a mental exercise for your imagination. You are standing in an airport – yes, those places many of us despise – and you are waiting to go through customs and immigration, into the amazing opportunity that is the country of the United States of America. Beyond the doors...

Riots at UC Berkeley Show Rise of Antifa Movement

Riots at UC Berkeley Show Rise of Antifa Movement

Reginald Walden, Contributing Writer

February 8, 2017


Filed under Opinion & Editorials, Politics

On February 1, Milo Yiannopoulos, a famous (or infamous) provocateur and senior editor of Breitbart News, planned on holding a speaking event at UC Berkeley where he was going to mock the concept of “cultural appropriation.” This event attracted typical protests from students upset the university...

President Trump’s History with Sports

President Trump’s History with Sports

Christopher DiGeronimo, Staff Writer

February 8, 2017


Filed under Politics, Sports

We all know that Donald Trump ran for President of the United States and won, but there have been times in President Trump’s life where he has tried something and failed miserably. You may be thinking “wow you aren’t kidding, he has failed at a lot of things” and that’s where you’re right,...

Connecticut is the 10th Most-Affected State by the Repeal of Obamacare

Connecticut is the 10th Most-Affected State by the Repeal of Obamacare

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief

February 7, 2017


Filed under Politics, This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News

What has been referred to as President Obama’s legacy is on the chopping block in the new Republican Congress. The Affordable Care Act, more commonly known as Obamacare, is set to be either repealed or severely edited by the GOP now that they have an executive on their side and the road paved for their...

Trump Keeps Campaign Promises Through Executive Order

Trump Keeps Campaign Promises Through Executive Order

Kimberly Trabulsi

January 31, 2017


Filed under Campus News and Events, Politics, This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News, University of New Haven

Since taking office, President Donald Trump has signed 17 executive orders. This first week, President Trump’s orders went from authorizing the constructing a wall along the US-Mexico to the continuation of the installation of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines to banning refugees and residents...

Justice Democrats Look to Take Back Democratic Party

Justice Democrats Look to Take Back Democratic Party

Glenn Rohrbacker

January 31, 2017


Filed under Politics, This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News

After the bruising loss in the 2016 elections, democrats have been scrambling to figure out how they weren’t able to salvage a sizeable win in any of the country’s institutions. Still unable to make significant changes, since the first opportunity that came when the party searched for new minority...

The Trump House

The Trump House

The Charger Bulletin

November 9, 2016


Filed under Campus News and Events, Politics, This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News

Donald Trump was elected the 45th President of the United States of America on Tuesday night. He won the electoral vote in a nail biter race that lasted until early Wednesday morning. Many did not expect Trump to come out ahead in the states that he did. The real estate developer won the key battleground...

Your Voice Does Matter – Ask Erin Schrode

Your Voice Does Matter – Ask Erin Schrode

Samantha Reposa

November 8, 2016


Filed under Global News, Politics, U.S. News

Ask an average 25-year-old what they are doing with their life and they will laugh in your face because odds are they are clueless. Ask Erin Schrode, a 25-year-old from California, what she is doing with her life and she explain how she is shaking up the societal norms while inspiring change through ...

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