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Inaccuracies in Carson’s stories leave glaring questions

By NICK BARONE – 6 years ago

Following the revelation of a series of mis­statements and inaccuracies uttered by presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson, media outlets have erupted over the merits of such in­tense scrutiny over the…

Islamaphobia permeates GOP rhetoric

By NICHOLAS BARONE – 6 years ago

Since Sept. 11, inflammatory rhetoric regard­ing the status of Muslim-Americans in the United States has been an unfortunate aspect of many politicians’ stances and leanings. Last Sunday night, GOP presidential…

Trump’s rise indicates GOP frustration

By JOSHUA SHERMAN – 6 years ago

As I watched the 2016 race ramp up this summer, Howard Beale’s word came to mind: “I’m mad as hell, and I’m not going to take this anymore!” To be…

Republican budget proposal seeks to freeze Pell Grant

By RHYS JOHNSON – 7 years ago

This week, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) will begin an advertising campaign targeting 15 Republican members of the House of Representatives who have voted for the recent House Republican…

Outside the Bubble 1/29/15

By BETHAN JOHNSON AND RHYS JOHNSON – 7 years ago

GOP presidential possibles rev up for 2016 Throughout December and January, over a dozen Republican politicians and businessmen have garnered the attention of the media for their subtle preparations for a…

Proposed defense cuts challenged by GOP

By LILY ELBAUM – 8 years ago

This week, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announced the Pentagon’s plans to cut the size of the military down to its smallest size since before World War II. In addition, there…

GOP candidates win control of local gov.

By EMILY HOFFMAN & DEBBIE ALTMAN – 8 years ago

Republicans will continue to govern Dutchess County. On Tuesday, Nov. 5, elections determined that Republicans have won 16 out of the 25 seats, while Democrats have secured six seats. Results…