THIS WEEK IN POLITICS: MARCH 15, 2019

THIS WEEK IN POLITICS: MARCH 15, 2019 SUNDAY MARCH 10, 2019: PRES. TRUMP LOOKING TO INCLUDE $8.6 BILLION IN 2020 BUDGET FOR WALL Pres. Trump is set to announce his budget on Monday, where the White House announced he will be seeking for $8.6 billion to go toward his border wall. That request does notContinue reading “THIS WEEK IN POLITICS: MARCH 15, 2019”

THIS WEEK IN POLITICS: MARCH 8, 2019

THIS WEEK IN POLITICS: MARCH 8, 2019 SATURDAY MAR. 2, 2019: PRES. TRUMP PROMISES EXECUTIVE ORDER REQUIRING “FREE SPEECH” ON COLLEGE CAMPUSES The annual Conservative Political Action Conference (C.P.A.C.), in Oxon Hill, MD, was held last week and Pres. Trump spoke at it last Saturday (March 2). During his speech, he mentioned that soon heContinue reading “THIS WEEK IN POLITICS: MARCH 8, 2019”

College Democrat of the Week: Tyler Bauer

College Democrat of the Week: Tyler Bauer Tyler Bauer is a junior at Frostburg State University double majoring in Political Science and Criminal Justice and a minor in Sociology. During his freshman year at Frostburg, he revived the Frostburg State College Democrats. He has remained the President of the organization throughout the entirety of hisContinue reading “College Democrat of the Week: Tyler Bauer”

THIS WEEK IN POLITICS: MARCH 1, 2O19

THIS WEEK IN POLITICS: MARCH 1, 2019 SATURDAY FEB. 23, 2019: FIRST FEMALE AMBASSADOR APPOINTED BY SAUDI ARABIA TO U.S. Princess Reema bint Bandar Al Saud was appointed as the first female ambassador to the U.S. on Saturday. She was raised in Washington and eventually graduated from George Washington University. She is also the daughterContinue reading “THIS WEEK IN POLITICS: MARCH 1, 2O19”

College Democrat of the Week: Carissa Antonis

College Democrat of the Week: Carissa Antonis Carissa Antonis serves as the Secretary of the College Democrats of Maryland and was the former President of the College Democrats of Salisbury University. She has been on the State Executive Board for two years, making her the current longest-standing member. Right now, she is studying abroad inContinue reading “College Democrat of the Week: Carissa Antonis”

THIS WEEK IN POLITICS: FEBRUARY 22, 2019

THIS WEEK IN POLITICS: FEBRUARY 22, 2019 MONDAY FEB. 18, 2019: STATES FILE LAWSUIT TO STOP DECLARED NATIONAL EMERGENCY California Attorney General, Xavier Becerra, filed a lawsuit against Pres. Trump’s declared national emergency for the border wall. Fifteen other states eventually joined California in the lawsuit, with those states being: Connecticut, Colorado, Delaware, Maryland, Illinois,Continue reading “THIS WEEK IN POLITICS: FEBRUARY 22, 2019”

What Was Our DC Lobby Day?

What Was Our DC Lobby Day? The College Democrats of Maryland recently held their annual Lobby Day in Washington, D.C. It was a brisk, cold morning when students from chapters across the state met outside the Capitol Visiting Center on November 16th. Members from Salisbury, Towson, and UMBC split up into three groups and metContinue reading “What Was Our DC Lobby Day?”