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Former President Barack Obama endorses Will Haskell

Former President Barack Obama endorses Will Haskell

October 1, 2018

Bailey Blaikie '19   Former President Barack Obama announced his endorsement of state Senate candidate Will Haskell ’14 on Twitter on Monday Oct. 1. “Today, I’m proud to endorse even more Democratic candidates who aren’t just running against something, but for something—to e...

Emotional Biden awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom

Emotional Biden awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom

January 18, 2017

Adam Wenkoff '18 On Thursday, January 12, President Barack Obama surprised Vice President Joe Biden by awarding him America’s highest civilian honor: the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Obama cited Biden’s “faith in your fellow Americans, [your] love of country and [your] lifetime of service...

Students underwhelmed by State of the Union address

Students underwhelmed by State of the Union address

Brandon Rakowski, Staff Writer

January 30, 2014

Last night, Jan. 28, President Obama addressed the nation with a State of the Union address that pushed for new legislation, including raising the federal minimum wage to $10.10, working with states to provide high quality public preschool education, reforming immigration and committing to American di...

Bin Laden Killed by American Special Forces

Bin Laden Killed by American Special Forces

May 1, 2011

Nearly 10 years after the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, U.S. officials reported Sunday night that Osama bin Laden, creator of the terrorist group Al-Qaeda, has been killed. According to President Barack Obama, the CIA has carried out an operation to kill bin Laden. Obama stated that a possible lead to the wh...

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