H.R. 521

Columbus BlackBlog Series Vol. 2, Daniel Woodley

Should Congress vote to allow only one health insurance option to be exempt from the individual mandate tax penalty?   House Resolution 521, a bill that if passed, intends to provide an exemption to the individual mandate to maintain health coverage for individuals residing in counties with fewer than two health insurance issuers plans on an exchange was first introduced … Read More

College Students should continue to have faith in the Political Process by Daniel Woodley

Columbus BlackBlog Series Vol. 1, Blog Series Vol. 2, Daniel Woodley

What actions steps should college students who are the future leaders of America do to continue the work of the unforgettable 1960`s Civil Rights Movement. One way, is to continue voting and remain heavily engaged in the political process. During the 1960`s, Civil Rights leaders were severely mistreated throughout their journey of attempting to achieve social justice. The entire movement … Read More

After November by William N. Washington

Columbus BlackBlog Series Vol. 1, Blog Series Vol. 2, William Washington

Turnout in Franklin County dipped slightly from the 2012 presidential election where 71.06% of registered voters participated versus the 70.36% in the 2016 General election with franklin counties 1122 precincts reporting 593,435 citizens who cast a ballot. Excluding suburban local options, charter amendments, tax levies, and focusing on elected legislators, the 132nd general assembly from the 16th to 26th districts … Read More

So, who am I supposed to vote for? by Jaiza Page

Kevin LloydBlog Series Vol. 1, Jaiza Page

Individual: So, who am I supposed to vote for? Respondent: Which candidates most closely align with the issues you care about the most? Individual: I don’t even know whose running. That’s why I’m asking you! Respondent: Well, how much time do you have? Leading up to the March 15th Primary Election, I am expecting phone calls, texts, Facebook messages and … Read More