Articles Tagged “Donald Trump”

  • Trump’s Populist Inauguration Speech

    In his inaugural address Friday, our new president Donald Trump made it clear that he would not continue the practices of the Obama administration or adhere to the Republican establishment. In his populist agenda speech,…

  • SHSU Political Science Professor Mike Yawn & Students Attend Inauguration

    SHSU Political Science Professor Mike Yawn and students from LEAP–the Center for Law, Engagement and Politics–are in Washington D.C. this morning awaiting the inauguration of Donald Trump. We talked with SHSU student Christina Perez.  We…

  • British Prime Minister May Speaks on Brexit

    The United States ushers in a conservative administration in January with our new president Donald Trump. In England, the United Kingdom’s break from the European Union is also imminent. At a meeting among British leaders,…

  • Donald Trump Wins Electoral Count

    The “Stop Trump” movement has failed. Monday, Donald Trump clinched his election as the 45th president of the United States easily garnering more than the 270 electoral votes needed. Only two Republican electoral voters cast…

  • Electoral College Vote Today

    Today the electoral college will continue a 227-year-old procedure where electors cast their votes for president. They begin around 9 a.m. and end around 3 p.m. in various states. Donald Trump garnered 306 electoral votes…

  • Dow Jones Closes above 19,000 Tuesday

    Tuesday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average traded and closed above 19,000 for the first time in history. Since the election of Donald Trump, the Dow has rallied over 667 points .

  • Protests over Election Across Country

    Thursday, there were protests from Portland, Oregon to New York City in regard to Donald Trump being elected president. In Portland last night, 29 people were arrested in a riot. Much damage to property resulted.…

  • Paul Ryan Comments on Trump Win

    In a press conference Wednesday, Republican Speaker of the House Paul Ryan commented on Donald Trump’s election to the presidency . . . .

  • Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony at Trump International Hotel in D-C Held Wednesday

    An official ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C. was held Wednesday. It was a prime piece of real estate that needed to be renovated–the old U-S Post Office. Trump’s family was…

  • State Department Reacts to Russian Poll Observers

    Several U-S states have refused requests from Russian officials to study our election process. It all comes amidst presidential candidate Donald Trump’s remarks about a “rigged system.” Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana have turned down requests…