OurWeek in Politics (May 6, 2019-May 13, 2019)

OurWeek in Politics (May 6, 2019-May 13, 2019)

Here are the main events that occurred in Politics this week: 1. President Trump’s Tax Returns Leaked, Revealing Decade of Business Losses President Donald Trump’s…

What Does The Release of the Mueller Report Mean For The Trump Presidency

What Does The Release of the Mueller Report Mean For The Trump Presidency

The two-year long investigation led by Robert Mueller found no evidence that President Donald Trump or any of his aides coordinated with the Russian government’s…

OurWeek in Politics (March 19, 2019-March 26, 2019)

OurWeek in Politics (March 19, 2019-March 26, 2019)

Here are the main events that occurred in Politics this week: 1. The Long-Awaited Mueller Report Is Released, Finding No Direct Evidence of Trump-Russia Collusion…

Joe Biden’s Path to Winning the 2020 Presidential Election

Joe Biden’s Path to Winning the 2020 Presidential Election

According to a Wall Street Journal report, former Vice President Joe Biden contacted a group of his supporters on March 19 to ask for help…

OurWeek in Politics (March 12, 2019-March 19, 2019)

OurWeek in Politics (March 12, 2019-March 19, 2019)

Here are the main events that occurred in Politics this week: 1. At Least 49 People Killed in Terrorist Attack At Two New Zealand Mosques…

Analysis Of President Donald Trump’s 2020 Fiscal Year Budget

Analysis Of President Donald Trump’s 2020 Fiscal Year Budget

On March 11, President Donald Trump sent to Congress a record $4.75 trillion budget plan that calls for increased military spending and sharp cuts to…

OurWeek In Politics (March 5, 2019-March 12, 2019)

OurWeek In Politics (March 5, 2019-March 12, 2019)

Here are that main events that occurred in Politics this week: 1. President Donald Trump Proposes Record $4.75 Trillion Budget  On March 11, President Donald…

Why the Michael Cohen Testimony Spell Serious Trouble for President Trump

Why the Michael Cohen Testimony Spell Serious Trouble for President Trump

On February 27, 2019, Michael Cohen, who acted as President Donald Trump’s attorney from 2006 to 2018, appeared before the House Oversight Committee for questioning…

OurWeek In Politics (February 26, 2019-March 5, 2019)

OurWeek In Politics (February 26, 2019-March 5, 2019)

Here are the main events that occurred in Politics this week: 1. Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s Personal Attorney, Gives Explosive Testimony Before Congress On…

OurWeek in Politics (February 19, 2019-February 26, 2019

OurWeek in Politics (February 19, 2019-February 26, 2019

Here are the main events that occurred in Politics this week: 1. A Coalition of 16 States Files Suit Against Trump Administration for its National…

OurWeek in Politics 1/28/19-2/5/19

OurWeek in Politics 1/28/19-2/5/19

Here are the main events that occured in Politics this week: 1. Senator Cory Booker Announces His Intention to Run for the 2020 Democratic Presidential…

OurYear in Politics: 2018

OurYear in Politics: 2018

Here are the main political events that occurred throughout the past year. From Trump’s bizarre antics to foreign policy triumphs and tragedy to political scandals…

Trump Administration Authored Report Says that Climate Change Damage is “Intensifying Across the Country”

On November 23, the US government released a long-awaited report stating the effects of global warming and climate change in the US are worsening and…

President Donald Trump Reportedly Said He Wanted Justice Department to Prosecute His Political Opponents 

According to a New York Times article published on November 20, President Donald Trump told the White House counsel in the spring that he wanted…

Federal Judge Rules Against Trump Administration’s New Immigration Policy

A federal judge on November 20 ordered the Trump administration to resume accepting asylum claims from migrants no matter how they entered the US, dealing…

OurWeek in Politics (11/6-11/13/18)

OurWeek in Politics (11/6-11/13/18)

Here are the main events that occurred in Politics this week: 1. In Stunning Rebuke of Trump Administration, The Democrats Retake House of Representatives Democrats…

OurWeek In Politics (10/22-10/29/18)

OurWeek In Politics (10/22-10/29/18)

Here are the main events that occurred in Politics this week: 1. Florida Trump Supporter Charged With Attempting to Assassinate Democratic Party Leaders With Pipe…

OurWeek In Politics (10/15-10/22/18)

OurWeek In Politics (10/15-10/22/18)

Here are the main events that occurred in Politics this week: 1. Russian Woman Indicted for Attempting to Interfere in the 2018 Midterm Elections A Russian…

2018 US Senate Race List

2018 US Senate Race List

Elections to the US Senate will be held November 6, 2018, with 33 of the 100 seats in the Senate being contested in regular elections…

OurWeek in Politics (10/1-10/8/18)

OurWeek in Politics (10/1-10/8/18)

Here are the main events that occurred in Politics this week: 1. Brett Kavanaugh Confirmed to the Supreme Court By a Close Senate Vote The…

OurWeek in Politics (9/25-10/1/18)

OurWeek in Politics (9/25-10/1/18)

Here are the main events that occurred in Politics this week: 1. In Explosive UN Speech, President Donald Trump Denounces Globalism, Praises Nationalism In his September…

OurWeek in Politics (9/18-9/25/18)

OurWeek in Politics (9/18-9/25/18)

Here are the main events that occurred in Politics this week: 1. North and South Korea Hold Summit, Commit to “Era of No War” In…

OurWeek In Politics (8/5-8/13/18)

OurWeek In Politics (8/5-8/13/18)

Here are the main events that occurred in Politics this week: 1. US Re-imposes Sanctions On Iran Three Months After Withdraw From Nuclear Agreement On…

OurWeek In Politics (7/15-7/22/18)

OurWeek In Politics (7/15-7/22/18)

Here are the main events that occurred in Politics this week 1. President Donald Trump, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Meet in Helinski For Controversial Summit…

OurWeek In Politics (7/8-7/15/18)

OurWeek In Politics (7/8-7/15/18)

Here are the main events that occurred in Politics this week: 1. President Donald Trump Selects Brett Kavanaugh As His Supreme Court Nominee In a…

OurWeek In Politics (6/25-7/1/18)

OurWeek In Politics (6/25-7/1/18)

Here are the main events that occurred in Politics this week: 1. Supreme Court Upholds Trump Executive Order Banning Travel & Immigration To/From Six Muslim…

OurWeek In Politics (6/18-6/24/18)

OurWeek In Politics (6/18-6/24/18)

Here are the main events that occurred in Politics this week: 1. President Donald Trump Signs Immigration Executive Order Meant to Curtail the Separation of…

“Trump’s exit from the Iran nuclear deal” Video Response

“Trump’s exit from the Iran nuclear deal” Video Response

This video by CaspianReport discusses President Donald Trump’s decision to unilaterally withdraw from the Iranian nuclear agreement. On May 8, President Donald Trump pulled the…

OurWeek in Politics (6/2-6/10/18)

OurWeek in Politics (6/2-6/10/18)

Here are the main events that occurred in Politics this week: 1. President Donald Trump Alienates American’s Allies at G7 Summit Due to Erratic Behavior,…

OurWeek In Politics (5/20-5/27/18)

OurWeek In Politics (5/20-5/27/18)

Here are the main events that occurred in Politics this week: 1. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Puts Forward New Trump Administration Policy Towards Iran…

OurWeek in Politics (4/7-4/14/18)

OurWeek in Politics (4/7-4/14/18)

Here are the main events that occurred in Politics this week: 1. US, UK, and France Bomb Syria Over “Suspected” Chemical Weapons Attack The US…

OurWeek In Politics (3/25-4/1/18)

OurWeek In Politics (3/25-4/1/18)

Here are the main events that occurred in Politics this week: 1. US Expels 60 Russian diplomats in Response to UK nerve agent attack On March…

OurWeek in Politics (3/11-3/18/18)

OurWeek in Politics (3/11-3/18/18)

Here are the main events that occurred in Politics this week: 1. President Donald Trump Fires Secretary of State Rex Tillerson On March 13, President…

OurWeek In Politics (2/11-2/18/18)

OurWeek In Politics (2/11-2/18/18)

Here are the main events that occurred in Politics this week: 1. Florida School Shooting Leave 17 Dead, 15 Wounded On February 14, a mass…

“10 Minutes: Trump One Year President” Video Response

“10 Minutes: Trump One Year President” Video Response

This video by PressTV presents a review of President Donald Trump’s first full year in office. One year has passed since Donald Trump has been…

OurWeek In Politics (1/28-2/3/18)

OurWeek In Politics (1/28-2/3/18)

Here are the main events in Politics that occurred this week 1. President Donald Trump Give First “State of the Union” Address On January 30,…

Satire on the Go: Trump’s New Appointment

President Trump has now appointed a new cabinet, member Bill Coal of Ann Arbor, Michigan. Bill Coal is a former sex offender who was caught…

OurWeek In Politics (12/24-12/30/17)

OurWeek In Politics (12/24-12/30/17)

Here are the main events in Politics that occurred this week: 1. Major Protests Break Out in Iran On December 28, a series of protest…

OurWeek in Politics (12/9-12/16/17)

OurWeek in Politics (12/9-12/16/17)

Here Are the main events in Politics that occurred this week: 1. Democrat Doug Jones Wins Alabama Special Election Race In a major upset, Democratic…

OurWeek in Politics (12/2-12/9/17)

OurWeek in Politics (12/2-12/9/17)

Here are the main events that occurred in Politics this week: 1. President Donald Trump Recognizes Jerusalem as the Capitol of Israel On December 6,…

OurWeek in Politics (11/5-11/11/17)

OurWeek in Politics (11/5-11/11/17)

Here are the main events in Politics that occurred over the past week: 1. Democrats Sweep Virginia and New Jersey Gubernatorial Elections Voters in Virginia…

History of the Republican Party

History of the Republican Party

The Republican Party is one of the two main political parties currently active in the United States. Founded by anti-slavery activists, economic modernizers, and liberal…

OurWeek In Politics (10/14/10/21/17)

OurWeek In Politics (10/14/10/21/17)

Here are the main events in Politics that occurred over the past week: 1. NJ Gubernatorial Elections Heats Up In The Final Stretch The ongoing…

Our Week In Politics #9 (10/8-10/15/17)

Our Week In Politics #9 (10/8-10/15/17)

Here are the main events in Politics that occurred over the past week: 1. President Donald Trump Decertifies The Iran Nuclear Deal On October 13,…

OurWeek in Politics #8 (9/16-9/23/17)

OurWeek in Politics #8 (9/16-9/23/17)

Here are the main events in Politics that occurred over the past week: 1. President Trump Gives First Speech Before The United Nations On September…

OurWeek in Politics #7 (9/9-9/16/17)

OurWeek in Politics #7 (9/9-9/16/17)

Here are the main events in Politics that occurred over the past week: 1. Push to Repeal “Obamacare” Resumes in the Senate On September 13,…

OurWeek in Politics #6 (9/2-9/9/17)

OurWeek in Politics #6 (9/2-9/9/17)

Here are the main events in Politics that occurred over the past week: 1. President Trump Ends the DACA Program On September 5, President Donald…

OurWeek in Politics #4 (8/19-8/26/17)

OurWeek in Politics #4 (8/19-8/26/17)

Here are the main events in Politics that occurred over the past week: 1. Trump Impeachment Talk Begins to Gain Traction in Congress This past…

OurWeek in Politics #3 (8/12-8/19/17)

OurWeek in Politics #3 (8/12-8/19/17)

Here are the main events in Politics that occurred over the past week: 1. NJ Congressional Members Lead Push for Legislative Changes After the Charlottesville Incident…

OurWeek in Politics #2 (8/5-8/12/17)

OurWeek in Politics #2 (8/5-8/12/17)

Here are the main events in Politics that occurred over the past week: 1. Tensions Between North Korea & The US Heat Up Over the…

US Policy Afghanistan,What You should Know

US Policy Afghanistan,What You should Know

Afghanistan, the United States, the Soviet Union, And Illegitimacy PS 401: Seminar in Political Science Fall 2016 Marco Palladino (Work In Progress citations not cited…

4 Reasons Why President Trump’s Immigration Executive Order is Wrong

4 Reasons Why President Trump’s Immigration Executive Order is Wrong

Almost two weeks ago, President Donald Trump issued an executive order banning immigration from seven majority-Muslim countries (Iran, Iraq, Syria, Libya, Yemen, Sudan, and Somalia),…

Is Ted Cruz Eligible to run for President?

Is Ted Cruz Eligible to run for President?

A major consideration within American politics is the eligibility requirements of the President, in particular, the question of the “natural born” citizenship requirement. The Constitution…