Friday, November 22nd 2019

Arizona Introduces New Abortion Legislation, Renews Abortion Debate

Allyson Werner National Beat Reporter Arizona’s Republican-led House of Representatives introduced a new piece of social legislation on Thursday, Feb. 27, that would permit surprise inspections of abortion clinics...

Ugandan President to Sign Anti-Gay Legislation, Obama and UCSB Community React

Allyson Werner National Beat Reporter Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni signed a controversial new bill into law on Monday, Feb. 24, under which homosexuals could be sentenced...

Obama Announces Aid for Drought, UCSB Environmentalists Plan Awareness Program

Allyson Werner National Beat Reporter President Barack Obama offered tens of millions of dollars in aid on Friday, Feb. 14, to California, where a lack of rain and...

Congress Approves Farm Bill, UCSB Students React

Allyson Werner National Beat Reporter President Barack Obama signed the $956 billion farm bill on Friday, Feb. 7, at Michigan State University, which will replace crop...

UCSB Students Respond to Obama’s Immigration Stance

Allyson Werner National Beat Reporter During the 2014 State of the Union Address on Tuesday, Jan. 28, President Barack Obama spoke about a variety of issues...

Three Killed, Five Injured During Shooting in Maryland Mall

Allyson Werner National Beat Reporter A gunman opened fire at the skate shop Zumies in a mall near Baltimore, Md., on Saturday, Jan. 25, killing two...

Obama Announces Changes to NSA’s Phone Surveillance Program

Allyson Werner National Beat Reporter President Barack Obama announced on Friday, Jan. 17, that he would instigate significant changes to the National Security Agency’s (NSA) phone surveillance...

Former Israeli Prime Minister Dies, US and Palestine Continue Diplomatic Efforts

Allyson Werner National Beat Reporter Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas announced on Saturday, Jan. 11, that the Palestinian people would not back down from their goal to establish...

Health Care Site Experiences Severe Glitches

Allyson Werner National Beat Reporter Controversy over the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, and its accompanying website has plagued Congress since the federal government...

Affordable Care Act Sparks Controversy on UCSB Campus

Allyson Werner National Beat Reporter The government reopened on Wednesday, Oct. 16, and, as a result, the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare, has...