From the Field: Reporting from Sen. Blumenthal’s (D-CT) Emergency Hearing on the American Healthcare Act in Hartford, Connecticut

Crammed into Room 310 of the Connecticut State Capitol, upwards of two hundred people were sweating through their shirts. At the front of the room stood U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal, braving the heat in a full suit after having called an “emergency field hearing” on healthcare in response to GOP secrecy. If the Republican Congress… Read More From the Field: Reporting from Sen. Blumenthal’s (D-CT) Emergency Hearing on the American Healthcare Act in Hartford, Connecticut

The Comey Case

In a presidency that has produced a Muslim ban that wasn’t a Muslim ban, multiple attempts to strip Americans of healthcare, and the use of the US Army’s largest non-nuclear bomb, it would be easy to dismiss President Trump’s most recent decision to fire FBI Director James Comey as par for the course. Yet it… Read More The Comey Case

College Democrats of Illinois Convention

On April 29th, the University of Chicago College Democrats sent a delegation of eleven to the College Democrats of Illinois (CDIL) convention at Illinois State University in Normal, Il. Despite train delays, pouring rain, and whipping wind, the delegation arrived right before Jack McNeil, DePaul sophomore and CDIL President, gavelled the convention into order. Eighteen… Read More College Democrats of Illinois Convention