Tag: Trump

Opinion

Democrats shouldn’t be given participation trophies

A Republican won the first post-Trump congressional election, and Democrats are being praised for giving him a close race. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE A Republican won the first post-Trump Congressional election Tuesday night in a narrow victory that has caused many to applaud the effort of the Democrats who turned […]

News

Students plan protest for Inauguration Day

Protesters gathered outside a Trump rally being held in the USF Sund Dome in Spring of 2016. ORACLE FILE PHOTO/JACKIE BENITEZ An era will end Friday and a new one will begin when Republican Donald Trump is officially sworn in as the 45th U.S. president. Across the country, college students […]

Opinion

Healthcare: A right that cannot be gambled with

The Affordable Cara Act is under threat of being repealed under Trump's presidency. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE One of the major policies created by the Obama administration was the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which many dubbed “Obamacare.” The universal health insurance ensured nearly 20 million Americans had coverage. Now, that […]

Focal Points

Road to D.C: Presidential inauguration

Thousands are expected to flock to the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 20 to watch Donald Trump become the 45th president of America. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE. This unique and stressful campaign is finally over. President-elect Donald Trump, a non-politician, has been elected as the 45th president of […]

News

Donald Trump wins presidency

Donald Trump has been elected as the next president of the United States, defeating Sen. Hillary Clinton. ORACLE FILE PHOTO/ADAM MATHIEU Donald Trump has been elected president of the United States in a groundbreaking election after Hillary Clinton conceded at 2:40 a.m. Not only has a non-politician won the White […]

Opinion

Too little too late for GOP to replace Trump

Over 160 Republican leaders have taken a stand against Donald Trump. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE After footage showing Republican candidate Donald Trump bragging about groping and attempting to have sex with women was released on Friday, many members of the Republican Party are calling for him to drop out of […]

Opinion

End Trump’s tirade, pick a different Republican

The joke has become all too real. Donald Trump is snatching up state after state in the primaries, and the frightening reality of him as the presidential frontrunner for the GOP is not far-fetched. Several GOP legends such as Mitt Romney and Glenn Beck have pleaded with the American people […]

Opinion

EDITORIAL: Millennials cry out for political revolution

Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders won Tuesday’s New Hampshire primary, demonstrating the frustrated nature of millennial voters craving a revolution from a lackluster government. While slightly more-traditional candidates — Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio and Hillary Clinton — are expected to be the ultimate winners of the nomination, the overwhelming voter […]

Opinion

Trump miraculously still holds voters’ hearts

Saturday, Republican frontrunner Donald Trump held a rally in Sarasota for his presidential campaign. Thousands gathered hoping to hear his plans for office but were instead presented with over an hour of Trump hurling insults at everyone who dared to criticize him.  Trump is not exactly known for being politically […]