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July, 2020

  • 9 July

    Trump Signs Hispanic Prosperity Initiative Executive Order

    -Editorial President Donald Trump signed an executive order intended to support Hispanics in the U.S. economically and school choice. “Hispanic Americans are not only living the American Dream, but their incredible efforts are unlocking the American Dream for citizens all across our land,” President Donald J. Trump. The event took …

  • 9 July

    Unemployment Benefits Could End for Many July 31st

    -Editorial The outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic has had a deep impact on the rate of unemployment in the United States. The federal government passed a series of laws that would help people during this pandemic, including an additional $600 of unemployment benefits to help people. The expiration of these …

  • 8 July

    Ivy League Schools Choose Online Classes for This Fall

    -Editorial Ivy League Schools in the United States have made a decision to have their fall semester online in order to lower the exposure of their students and staff to COVID-19. Most of the top universities have either chosen to go fully online or have a combination of in-person or …

  • 7 July

    Trump Wants Children to Go Back to School

    -Editorial The Trump administration wants students to back to school with their teachers this fall. That was the topic during a round table discussion about how to reopen schools in the White House. “Our country has got to get back, and it’s got to get back as soon as possible. …

  • 5 July

    Upcoming WOSB and EDWOSB certification improvements

    Starting on July 15, 2020, the certification process for Women-Owned Small Businesses (WOSBs) and Economically Disadvantaged WOSBs (EDWOSBs) will begin to change as SBA implements Congress’ changes to the Women-Owned Small Business Federal Contracting Program (WOSB Federal Contracting Program), as put forth in the 2015 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). …

  • 5 July

    United States Celebrated Another Independence Day

    -Editorial The United States celebrated another birthday in the middle of a global pandemic and social unrest. The fireworks might light up the skies in many parts of the country but this year’s celebration was different. The COVID-19 pandemic made it almost impacted people to gather for a barbecue or …

June, 2020

  • 29 June

    Cam Newton New England’s New Quarterback

    -Editorial Cam Newton will get a fresh start after reportedly agreeing to a deal with the New England Patriots. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen, Newton and New England settled on an “a one-year, incentive-laden” contract. The Carolina Panthers released the quarterback after nine seasons. Newton will replace Tom …

  • 24 June

    USCIS Rule Strengthens Employment Eligibility Requirements for Asylum Seekers

    WASHINGTON—U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services announced a regulatory change to deter aliens from illegally entering the United States and from filing frivolous, fraudulent, or otherwise non-meritorious claims for asylum to obtain an employment authorization document. This rule does not alter asylum eligibility criteria in any way and will be effective …

  • 20 June

    Trump Begins His Campaign in Oklahoma

    -Editorial US President Donald Trump has held his first campaign rally since March when the US coronavirus lockdown began. There were concerns the event could increase the spread of Covid-19. Just hours before the rally, the campaign said six staff members involved in organizing it had tested positive. The crowd …

  • 20 June

    U.S. Department of Labor Releases Guidelines for Non-Essential Business to Reopen

    -Editorial The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued guidance to assist employers in reopening non-essential businesses and their employees returning to work during the evolving coronavirus pandemic. The guidance supplements the U.S. Department of Labor and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ previously developed Guidance on …