Goodbye President Bush

Goodbye President Bush

Posted by on Dec 11, 2018 in Current Events | No Comments

This week’s story update on the Election Central Web site remembers the nation’s 41st president, George H.W. Bush. His state funeral was observed in the nation’s capital last week. President George Herbert Walker Bush, the 41st president of the United States, died on November 30, 2018 at the age of 94. He was the longest-lived president […]

Time to Sign Up!

Time to Sign Up!

Posted by on Dec 5, 2018 in Current Events | No Comments

This week’s story update on the Election Central Web site gives you an update on the signup period for federal health care. Does someone in your family need to take advantage of the Affordable Care Act? If someone in your family was faced with a sudden medical problem, do you know how you would pay for […]

ERA . . . yes?

ERA . . . yes?

Posted by on Nov 28, 2018 in Current Events | No Comments

This week’s story update on the Election Central Web site discusses the possibility of finalizing a Constitutional amendment that is generations in the making. Women and men have equal rights under the Constitution, right? Wrong. In fact, the proposed constitutional amendment which would guarantee equal rights to women–the aptly-named Equal Rights Amendment–has been stalled in […]

Midterm Election Update

Midterm Election Update

Posted by on Nov 23, 2018 in Current Events | No Comments

This week’s story update on the Election Central Web site provides an update on the close midterm election races that were not resolved after the events of Election Day on November 6. Imagine that you’re running for political office. It’s a close race, and as the numbers roll in on Election Night, you’re not sure […]

Sessions Resigns

Sessions Resigns

Posted by on Nov 14, 2018 in Current Events | No Comments

This week’s story update on the Election Central Web site reports on Attorney General Jeff Session’s stepping down from the leadership post of the Justice Department. Last Wednesday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions officially resigned his post at the urging of the president, making him the fifty-fifth White House official to leave the administration since Trump […]

Split Decision: Mixed Results in Midterm Election

Split Decision: Mixed Results in Midterm Election

Posted by on Nov 7, 2018 in Current Events | No Comments

This week’s story update on the Election Central Web site reports on the important takeaways from yesterday national election day results. On Tuesday, voters across the nation cast their ballots for governors, members of Congress, and state and local legislators. While Democrats didn’t quite see the “blue wave” they were hoping for, the party did […]

Midterm Races to Watch

Midterm Races to Watch

Posted by on Nov 2, 2018 in Current Events | No Comments

This week’s story update on the Election Central Web site reports on key political races in the midterm elections that are less than a week away. It feels like you can’t turn on the television or check in on social media this month without seeing a political ad, as candidates gear up for the November […]

New Developments in the Case of the Missing Journalist

New Developments in the Case of the Missing Journalist

Posted by on Oct 29, 2018 in Current Events | No Comments

This week’s story update on the Election Central Web site reports on new updates surrounding the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Last week, btw brought you the story of Jamal Khashoggi, the Washington Post journalist who entered the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2 and was never seen again. Since then, new developments have […]

Haley Resigns UN Post

Haley Resigns UN Post

Posted by on Oct 18, 2018 in Current Events | No Comments

This week’s story update on the Election Central Web site reports on the resignation of the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations. Nikki Haley, the United States’ ambassador to the United Nations, announced last Tuesday that she will resign her position by the end of the year. This is the latest in a string of […]

Brett Kavanaugh Confirmed to Supreme Court

Brett Kavanaugh Confirmed to Supreme Court

Posted by on Oct 12, 2018 in Current Events | No Comments

This week’s story update on the Election Central Web site provides an update on the successful appointment of Supreme Court justice Brett Kavanaugh. On Saturday, October 6, Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed to the United States Supreme Court, after weeks of concerns surrounding sexual assault accusations made by three women: Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, Deborah Ramirez, and […]