Small business and Minimum Wage

by Aaron Anderson When I turned 16 I got a minimum wage job just like a lot of other people do. It was at a daycare center and I made enough to cover for myself. The daycare had around 40 kids and seemed to do enough to get by and have a little left over.…

The Sequester: Painful and Unnecessary

By CarlosDanger In an age of partisan gridlock and politics at the expense of governance, the series of budget cuts handed to the Department of Defense known as the sequestration is among the most damaging our military has ever faced. We must take a deep breath and realize in this current world, we no longer…

The Craving for Oil: The Keystone XL Pipeline

by Josh Wehrbein The Keystone XL Pipeline has become one of the most controversial and debated topics in U.S politics today, a constant battle between both environmentalists and the fossil fuel industry. According to the U.S. Department of State, if approved, the Keystone XL Pipeline would stretch from Hardisty, Alberta, Canada to Moore Junction, Texas,…