Maansi Dasari Mr. Morris AP English 3 12 January 2017 The Electoral College: The last remnant of slavery Amidst the chaos of the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election, emerges a cacophony of voices screaming for Electoral College reform. Many are angered by the results, others are confused: how can one candidate receive nearly three million more votes than the other and still lose the election? The Electoral College has been the United States’ method for electing a president since the Constitution was ratified, and this is far from the first time that it has been criticized.
Logos are also developed by citing facts and statistics. Giffords explains, “These senators made their decision based on political fear and on cold calculations about the money of special interests like the National Rifle Association, which in the last election cycle spent around $25 million on contributions, lobbying and outside spending.” Senators gave into fear and failed to protect the citizens of American. Giffords stamped those who voted against the bill as cowards. She states the amount as a bold print to prove that she knows exactly how much was spent in the last election cycle.
“My purpose is to be president,” Kasich responded. “And those who are wondering about Donald Trump, if I go head to head with him in Ohio, I beat him by 18 points. I intend to go all the way, I intend to be the nominee, and I intend to beat Hillary Clinton by more than 11 points.” Kelly pressed on to question Kasich’s candidacy asking if he stealing votes from candidates that had a better chance of beating Trump. “I’m not sure who those people are but people counted me out, they said you know, he will never get to New Hampshire and we went to New Hampshire and we finished second,” Kasich said.
couldn’t arm the Contra rebels, but an exemption was granted for providing “humanitarian aid.” Hence, the State Department established a Nicaraguan Humanitarian Aid Office (NHAO). However, Oliver North supervised the program and the NHAO served as a cover for shipping weapons to the rebels. Plus, the NHAO contracted those services to various companies, many of which were fronts for drug traffickers. For instance, Frigorificos de Puntarenas, a Costa Rican shrimp company, was paid $237,000 to transport $27 million of humanitarian aid.
Two years after his discharge, he attended Alcorn College, which is now called Alcorn State University, in Lorman, Mississippi. He majored in business administration. During his last year of college, Medgar married Myrlie Beasley and later had three children named Darrell, Reena, and James. After graduating from Alcorn in 1952, Medgar moved to Mound Bayou, MS, where T.R.M. Howard had hired him to sell insurance for his insurance company.
The Obama’s Family The former president and the first lady have been married for 26 years, they are both alumni of Harvard University in the school of law. They met at a law firm in Chicago, where Michele was a mentor to Barack. They later started dating and got engaged in 1991 and married in 1992. The couple has two female children.
It is an un-American and evil worldview, which makes Rand’s influence on the Republican party all the more terrifying. House Speaker Paul Ryan has his interns read her work; GOP leaders from Ted Cruz to Ron Paul and Rush Limbaugh sing her praises; the Tea Party Movement, the dominant force among conservatives today, cites Rand as one of its most important philosophers. And her vision is deeply embedded in the policy proposals the GOP puts forward, which if enacted, would eviscerate the American safety net.
The Anchor Baby Debate The anchor baby debate is gaining momentum as this year’s presidential election debates are gearing up in the political news. The term anchor baby is typically an offensive term that refers to a child that is born in the United States to a noncitizen mother and granted birthright citizenship. Almost every candidate has had to address this controversial topic in some shape, form, or fashion. The thoughts on what should be done about the law and the use of the phrase differ among the candidates.
In 1987, Cuellar becomes a representative for the Texas State House of Representatives and stays in office until 2001. During this time, serves as the Texas delegate for the National Democratic Convention in 1992 as well as enrolls himself in the University of Texas at Austin where he received his PhD in Government in 1998 . He serves for Texas until he was appointed secretary of state for Texas in 2001. It is in 2005 that Cuellar is elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Ninth congress and serves for the next five terms in office where he still serves.
You don 't trust me, ask Mr. Trump 's Honorable sister, the Honorable Justice Ginsburg or the rest of the Honorable Supreme Court Justices of the United States of America. But I am standing to fight any Graduates, Professors, Congressmen, Senators or House Speakers. I have been dedicating my life serving you the American people. "Anytime you disagree with the Honorable Justice Garland, you know you are in difficult area." Over the past years, Justice Ginsburg, Mayo, Roberts, including Vice President Biden and President Obama often indicating that.
It’s December 19th, 1998 and the trial for the impeachment of President Clinton is about to take place. He has been our president since 1993, and now they think he needs to be impeached for everything he has done. However, I do not think he needs to be impeached he is a very good president. So far throughout his presidential term he has created over six million new jobs. “As a part of the 1993 Economic Plan, President Clinton cut taxes on fifteen million low-income families and made tax cuts available to ninety percent of small businesses, while raising taxes on just 1.2 percent of the wealthiest people (whitehouse.gov, 2013).
America’s political system has thrived for 230 years, but in one of the most polarizing elections in the nation’s history many Americans are disgusted with both candidates. Nevertheless, a candidate must be elected, so like all election cycles, public figures take to the campaign trail presenting their arguments for who should lead the nation come January. Peter Thiel represents one such figure. He is a member of the Silicon Valley elite – a captain of industry funding America’s future. At the Republican National Convention, Thiel presents a persuasive speech arguing a vote for Donald Trump is a vote for positive change.
Accomplishment William Jefferson Clinton commonly known as Bill Clinton he informed great retail political. Bill was born in 1946 and was the 42nd president of the United States from 1993-2003. Clinton graduated from Georgetown University, attended Oxford University and received a law degree from Yale University. Clinton profession is to become a politician in his career, Clinton becomes a democratic leader in 1974 U.S. House of Representatives, and Bill Clinton was not successful.
The Impact of George Soros to the American Politics George Soros is one of the prominent business tycoons in the world. Currently, George is a high-profile human rights activist in the United States of America. The renowned author was born in Hungary, and he is popular because of his engagement in numerous philanthropic activities to assist the disadvantaged in different countries globally. From the 1900s, Soros has been fighting for democratic rights of poor people in the world. George is not only the leader of the Soros Fund Management but also the chairman of the organization.