For Pepperdine’s CBD and medicinal marijuana policy, questions of federal legality, funding and a recent congressional act come into play.
The newly sworn-in Congress is abounding with potential.
What happens in Washington, D.C. matters in Malibu.
The FCC’s decision to repeal Net Neutrality could have dire consequences for the internet, but it’s not too late to overturn it.
Art by Peau Porotesano Rep. Devin Nunes, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, released an inaccurate and politically motivated memo in an attempt to undermine the Department of Justice and the FBI. This partisan statement is not only misleading, but it also poses a threat to our national security and the public’s faith in […]
Art by Peau Porotesano Just minutes after President Donald J. Trump delivered the State of the Union Address, Rep. Joe Kennedy III from the fourth district of Massachusetts took the stage in Fall River to give the Democratic Party’s response. Kennedy laid the path for a powerful Democratic vision built on equality and condemned President […]
Lawmakers on Capitol Hill seem to be banding together in hopes of pushing the tax bill through. Lately, the House and Senate have been successful in passing their own versions. However, there is some disagreement between the two. Students should be aware of the implications the bill has on the markets, the specifics of the […]
The GOP can chalk up another loss in their policy book this week. On Tuesday, Sept. 26, it was announced that the Senate will not vote on the Graham-Cassidy bill, which was yet another hopeful replacement for The Affordable Care Act (ACA). Republicans cannot seem to work with themselves effectively. If they want to see […]
Photo courtesy of Martha Zavala Perez Pepperdine alumna and DACA registrant Martha Zavala Perez attended President Trump’s address to the joint session of Congress earlier this month as a guest of U.S. Rep. Julia Brownley. Zavala Perez received her master’s degree in intercultural communications from Seaver College in June. Zavala Perez said she was born […]
With a Trump victory, it’s up to the Republican Congress to keep him in check