Healthcare Battle

Efforts to implement the American Health Care Act, the Republican-backed healthcare plan that would have replaced the Affordable Care Act, commonly referred to as Obamacare, have failed. The Affordable Care Act was often criticized by Donald Trump, even before he entered office, and Trump frequently vowed throughout his campaign that his administration would "repeal and … Continue reading Healthcare Battle

Trump and the First Amendment: A pressing issue

MATTHEW KERSTEN President Donald Trump has made controversial remarks and taken controversial actions regarding major news media outlets during both his election campaign and his time in office that many Americans consider to be alarming. During his campaign, Trump proclaimed, "I think the media is among the most dishonest groups of people I've ever met." … Continue reading Trump and the First Amendment: A pressing issue

Niagara University weather conditions: past and present

MATTHEW KERSTEN NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y. - Due to the 18 inches of snowfall that occurred earlier this week, Niagara University closed for everyone but essential personnel on March 14 and 15.  An e-mail sent to students at 5:04 a.m. on the 14th informed students of the closing and another e-mail sent at 9:56 p.m. later … Continue reading Niagara University weather conditions: past and present