November 5, 2012

Volume 109, Issue 25

Stories from the November 5, 2012 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

Obama & Romney on the issues

Obama: Higher Education Spent months lobbying to prevent the federal student loan rate from doubling to 6.2 percent Increased Pell Grants and direct federal loans to cut down on extra fees paid to banks Healthcare Obama’s landmark Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act extends coverage to about 30 million uninsured Americans and mandates that most […]

Jacob Garber: Death penalty comes with a high cost

On Nov. 6, California will vote on the death penalty. There are obvious humanitarian issues that arise when discussing Proposition 34, which would end the death penalty in the state if it is successful. But there is more to this issue than the livelihood of prisoners. California is $617 billion in debt, according to the […]

GW wraps season with loss

With no spot in the A-10 tournament to play for Saturday, GW could only hope to end a grueling season by winning a small confidence boost. After dropping three straight conference games, most recently at the hands of No. 20 St. Louis, the Colonials (5-13-0) traveled to North Carolina this weekend for a showdown with […]

Republicans broaden canvassing efforts beyond White House

The GW College Republicans are expanding their campaign efforts since 2008 to push for their candidates in crucial congressional races along with the race for the White House. The CR’s largest campaign trip this year will revolve around Sen. Scott Brown, R-Mass., who is running against Democrat Elizabeth Warren in the nation’s priciest congressional race […]