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 […]
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.
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 […]
The issue of gun control has managed to slip out of the spotlight this election.
Not everyone can be right.
Obama has had our backs the past four years, and now it’s time we have his again.
A response to the Hatchet’s endorsement of David Lehrman.
We need to vote with our wallets and with the trajectory of our career paths in mind.
Marylanders like myself can take pride in a lot of things other states can’t.
GW employees gave 42 percent more to Republican presidential candidates this election cycle than they did four years ago – but President Barack Obama still pocketed five times as much. Republicans picked up $25,623 from donors who listed GW as their employer, mostly toward Mitt Romney’s campaign. That figure is also the most of all […]
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 […]