Gerrymandering & American Elections

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court drew a new map for the state’s 18 congressional districts after it ruled the previous map…

Gun Violence and Public Policy

A school shooting in Parkland, Florida left 17 dead last week. As the United States grapples with the latest bought…

Sign outside of Library of Congress detailing the effects of the government shutdown.

Government Shutdown 2018

On January 20, due to the lack of funding, a government shutdown occurred. Federal workers were furloughed and national parks…

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

This week we look at the Tax Reform and Jobs Act that recently passed Congress and was signed into law…