Rush Limbaugh’s death sparks conversations about his contributions to political discourse

By Kaitlin Dunn Elm Staff Writer On Feb. 17, 2021, National Public Radio announced the death…

COVID-19 relief must aid the most vulnerable Americans

By Liz Hay Elm Staff Writer On Feb. 1, 2021, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and…

Satire transcends the limits of traditional reporting, highlights political shortcomings

By Emma Reilly Elm Staff Writer Political satire has become an integral part of late-night television…

Marjorie Taylor Greene’s committee removals may divide the U.S. more than ever

By Kaitlin Dunn Elm Staff Writer On Feb. 4, 2021 the House of Representatives voted to…

Explaining the second impeachment of Donald Trump — and what his second acquittal will mean

By Anastasia Bekker  Elm Staff Writer  Throughout the week of Feb. 8, the U.S. Senate held…

Alumni “were part of a national moment”: Discussing news and media from a C-SPAN perspective

Victoria Gill-Gomez News Editor Washington College’s slogan “Do you. Do it all. Do it here” is…

Impeaching Trump will set an important precedent for those in future political offices

By Alaina Perdon Elm Staff Writer On Feb. 9, former president Donald Trump will face the…

Trump’s legacy will not survive his incitement of insurrection

By Emma Campbell Opinion Editor In its more than 200-year-old lifespan, the United States Capitol has…

What will be the legacies of Ted Cruz and Josh Hawley?

By Nia Anthony Elm Staff Writer In an increasingly heavy political climate, Senators Josh Hawley (R-MO)…

U.S. rejoins Paris Climate Agreement, creates further opportunity to combat climate change

By Emma Reilly Elm Staff Writer On Jan. 20, the United States initiated the process of…