Political Turmoil

Oprah vs. Trump: Winfrey Outpaces President in Rating Contest

Oprah vs. Trump

On January 7, 2018, Oprah Winfrey gave a powerful speech when receiving the Cecil B. deMille Award at the Golden Globe Awards show. In her speech, there was a strong message about people standing strong on their own two feet. After the speech, there was speculation that Oprah the media mogul would run as a (more…)

Trump Border Wall Push Comes While Political Tension Remains High

President Donald Trump’s famous plan for a border wall is serving to create an even bigger divide among Congress than we witnessed in 2017, as Senators and House members look toward potential bipartisan legislation on immigration despite the president’s outcries. The Trump border wall has long been a sticking point for Democrats on any immigration (more…)

Trump’s Approval Rating Craters to Record Low 32%

President Trump

President Donald Trump’s approval rating has taken another hit. According to poll conducted by Monmouth University between Sunday and Tuesday, just 32% of American voters approve of the job Trump is doing as president. Meanwhile, 56% say they disapprove of the way president Trump is handling the country. This is Trump’s lowest approval rating since (more…)

Maimonides Layoffs: Around 200 Employees Cut, Union Group Protests

Maimonides layoffs

Labor Organizations Oppose Maimonides Layoffs Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn is looking to cut as many as 200 employees, the hospital said in a statement. The Maimonides layoffs are another addition to the increasing difficulty that the healthcare industry in the U.S. is facing. The move was said to be a cost-cutting measure and amounts (more…)