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GOP sinking ship

GOP sinking ship

Marialuisa Rincon, Staff Writer

April 3, 2016


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I truly believe this presidential election has the potential to implode the Grand Old Party. House Speaker Paul Ryan got it right in a rousing speech to the House interns and members of the media earlier this week, when he bemoaned the state of the party and of American politics in general. “All ...

UH students: “Trump’s racism not welcome here”

UH students: “Trump’s racism not welcome here”

Ajani Stewart, Staff Writer

February 28, 2016


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The last Republican presidential debate before Super Tuesday voting was hosted at the University of Houston on Thursday. While UH gave the GOP a 60,000 seat venue, the school was given a total of 25 tickets to the event. Only six tickets went to students. Many students protested the debate, the Republican...

Latino turncoats

Latino turncoats

Marialuisa Rincon, Staff Writer

February 15, 2016


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America is becoming more and more progressive overall, despite recent evidence to the contrary. Anyone who wasn’t a white land-owning male 200 years ago didn’t have a right to vote. Eight years ago, we elected our first black president. Anti-sodomy laws were upheld in Texas until 2003, ...

Legal duo says Cruz eligible to seek presidency

Legal duo says Cruz eligible to seek presidency

Philip Elliot, Associated Press

March 13, 2015


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HUDSON, N.H. — Canadian-born Ted Cruz is getting some bipartisan help to shut down a potential "birther" problem before his expected presidential campaign. Two lawyers who have represented presidents from both parties at the Supreme Court say they think the Republican senator from Texas is legally...

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