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Thats debatable: Should the Electoral College be abolished?

That’s debatable: Should the Electoral College be abolished?

Multiple Authors November 7, 2020
Should the Electoral College be abolished? Isaac Yontz and Amira McKee present arguments for and against changing the United States presidential election system.
Day 74

Day 74

Bailey Stover May 30, 2020
During her 74th day of social distancing, senior Bailey Stover mailed in her election ballot, worked out, made a s'more and played Spades with her family.
Obamacare

Obamacare

Sarah Ding January 17, 2020
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, nicknamed Obamacare, is a United States federal statute signed into law by President Barack Obama on March 23, 2010.
ECONOMICS: Businessman holding money in his hands. Photo from Envato Elements.

Free College

Elliot Bachrach January 10, 2020
Politicians like Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren seek free tuition at four-year public universities for all American citizens, as well as clearing many citizens’ student debt. Others, like Sen. Joe Biden, argue that only two years of community college or trade school should be paid for, and some believe that there shouldn’t be any level of free college. 
“First of all, they can’t impeach him because they don’t have anything on him. They’ve investigated him four times, they haven’t found anything but if he were to be impeached. It obviously wouldn’t be good, all the stuff with china wouldn’t work out you know because if the foriegn leaders see the trump is gonna be impeached there gonna pull out of the deals the economy will most likely crash. You know October is probably the most volatile month for their market, so no I don’t think he’ll be impeached.” -Nick Clervi, Sophomore

on possible impeachment of president

Olivia Peters October 4, 2019
RBHS students views on whether or not they believe and or want President Donald Trump to be impeached.
Successful snapshot strengthens self-confidence

Successful snapshot strengthens self-confidence

Ana Manzano September 17, 2019
With self-confidence and a steady hand, photographer Ana Manzano captured the golden glow of the sun filtering across the forest in Capen Park.
Art by Valeria Velasquez

Absent voters neglect duties

Ann Fitzmaurice November 12, 2018
At 6 a.m. the polls open on voting day.In August, 99,934 people registered to vote, yet only 37,305 casted their ballot that election season.
Senior Drew Morris, a politics fanatic, worked for Josh Hawley’s campaign for U.S. Senator this 2018 Midterm Election. In addition to seeing the campaign to its victory, this election was Morris’ first time exercising his civic right to vote.

Brightened by the ballot

Allie Pigg November 9, 2018
Senior Drew Morris, a politics fanatic, worked for Josh Hawley’s campaign for U.S. Senator.
Cross country athletes gather before a meet. Photo by Eléa-Marie Gilles.

Cross country finishes regular season at Border Wars meet

Jared Geyer October 15, 2018
The cross country team will enter the post season on Oct. 20 with the district meet.
Voter fraud compromises court

Voter fraud compromises court

Grace Vance February 5, 2017

Student Council determined on Monday that the original list of courtwarming candidates had to be amended because of suspected fraudulent voting. Although Student Council announced the names of 11 boys...

Donald Trump will push America in the right direction

Donald Trump will push America in the right direction

Ji-Ho Lee November 21, 2016
Donald Trump is a polarizing character. As president, however, he will deliver nothing but unity and growth for the United States.
Art by Shelby Yount.

Don’t vote a liar into the White House

Ji-Ho Lee November 10, 2015

The search for a capable leader to guide the nation from the oval office has been an ongoing, unsuccessful expedition for the American people. Ridden by scandal and unsuccessful policy, each election,...

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