Boeing lands contract for new Air Force One

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppBoeing recently signed a contract with President Trump to test and modify two new Air Force One jets – the deal is valued at $3.9 billion. The Boeing 747/748’s will be finished by 2024 according to sources, which would be Trump’s last year in office if he wins reelection. Although a White House spokesman claims the president’s negotiated deal will save taxpayers over $1 billion. However, other estimates claim taxpayers will only save a few hundred million dollars. The negotiation process all started in January…

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Manny Machado Sweepstakes Finally Coming to a Close

Manny Machado

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppThe Manny Machado trade talks have heated up in the past couple days, with constant updates often. The belief was that a deal was to be done by the end of the week. But there have been numerous updates happening, with a change of news in what feels like every hour. But it is fair to say that the ‘Manny Machado Sweepstakes’ appears to be finally nearing an end. As of right now, there are reports that the Baltimore Orioles have a deal in place…

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Democrats Have Proposed Legislation to Abolish the Immigrations and Customs Enforcement Agency

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppNew legislation has been proposed to abolish the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency. Abolishing ICE has been demanded by activists and protestors for months. Recently, prominent political figures including Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez, Mark Pocan, and Kirsten Gillibrand have supported putting an end to the corrupt agency. This new bill was created by Democratic Representative Mark Pocan of Wisconsin. It has been backed by two legislators who were immigrants to the U.S. themselves: Representative Pramila Jayapal, a Democrat from Washington, and Adriano Espaillat, a Democratic Representative from New…

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Immigration Officials Resort to DNA Testing to Reunite Families

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppFollowing a recent court order, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is using DNA tests to speed up the process of reuniting immigrant families that have crossed the border. Under the Trump Administration’s zero-tolerance immigration policy, 2,300 children have been separated from their families. Due to mounting political pressure for the government to fix this human rights violation, the Federal District Court of San Diego has set a deadline to reunite families by Tuesday, July 10th. Alex Azar, the secretary and chief of HHS,…

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Scott Pruitt’s Reason for Resignation: Ethical Investigation and Major Scandals

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppScott Pruit is now under investigation for a number of ethical concerns and conflicts of interest. From spending about 4 million dollars of taxpayer money on personal purchases, being lobbied by a number of companies, to even using federal aides for his wife’s businesses inquiries, Pruitt is facing a number of controversies. Due to the numerous scandals, Pruitt has now resigned. Scott’s personal purchases include 1,560 dollars for 12 fountain pens, a 100,000 dollar trip to Morroco, a 43,000 dollar soundproof booth, and a 120,000…

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