Bringing our Troops Home

Written by Elijah Smith President Joe Biden announced Wednesday April 14th that all remaining United States and NATO forces will withdraw from Afghanistan by September 11th. After being involved in the seemingly endless war for nearly 20 years, President Biden finally decided to pull the plug by setting a strict departure deadline with no stringsContinue reading “Bringing our Troops Home”

The 100 Days Commence

Written by Elijah Smith In a tradition synonymous with the United States itself, Joseph R. Biden ascended to the presidency nearly a month ago. However, that cold winter’s day was only the beginning of President Biden’s 4-year journey. Upon taking the oath of office, President Biden was tasked with handling a pandemic of unprecedented proportions,Continue reading “The 100 Days Commence”

The Peaceful Transfer of Power Continues On

Written by Elijah Smith On the twentieth of January 2021, Joseph Robinette Biden Jr was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States of America. As the United States has done time and time again, a peaceful transfer of power took place as is Constitutionally required. In typical fshion, the chief justice ofContinue reading “The Peaceful Transfer of Power Continues On”

It’s a White House Christmas

Written by Elijah Smith Although the White House has cancelled all public visits due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, Christmas is still in full swing. As is customary, First Lady Melania Trump once again oversaw the planning and decorating of the White House grounds. This is not the first time Mrs. Trump has overseen variousContinue reading “It’s a White House Christmas”

Breaking the Glass Ceiling… Again

Written By Elijah Smith The judicial branch of the United States is perhaps the most misunderstood aspect of our government. The judicial branch is a massive system consisting of over 100 courts, over 800 judges, and thousands more employees. Despite this massive system of judicial oversight on the legislative branch, at the end of the dayContinue reading “Breaking the Glass Ceiling… Again”

Stopped Before she Started

Written By Elijah Smith Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, Dr. Amy Acton was the face of Ohio’s response to the virus. When other states and their respective public health officials were struggling with how to address the health crisis, Dr. Acton declared, “I don’t want you to be afraid. I am not afraid. I am determined.” Under Dr. Acton’s leadership, the state took unprecedented actionsContinue reading “Stopped Before she Started”

Convention Square Off

By Elijah Smith, Political Correspondent For the past 231 years, our nation has endeavored on a revolutionary experiment, a government that is built on the premise that all men are created equal. Despite urgings from our first President, George Washington, the first major political parties started just after the foundation of our country; George Washington’sContinue reading “Convention Square Off”