Articles tagged: Senate
GradGov president, vice president accused then cleared of misappropriation in Israel trip controversy
GradGov SLC passed and later rescinded a vote of no confidence against the president and vice president regarding a student trip to Israel.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) discusses “leveling the playing field” in GU Politics event
Georgetown’s Institute of Politics and Public Service (GU Politics) hosted Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) to discuss her opinions on the Build Back Better agenda, universal childcare, a minimum corporate tax... Read more
D.C. statehood is closer than ever. The Senate will decide its fate.
Passing along party lines, legislation to admit D.C. as the nation’s 51st state was approved by the House of Representatives on April 22.
Stop blaming political institutions for our problems. Politicians are responsible.
It's fashionable, right now, to blame political institutions for all the problems we see in our democracy. Resisting that impulse is important.
D.C. statehood is closer than ever to becoming a reality. The Senate has a problem with that.
For the first time in history, D.C. statehood has been approved by a house of Congress, passing the House in a 232-180 vote on June 26. Despite the vote, and... Read more
Vice-speaker of the GUSA Senate resigns
Sen. Eric Lipka (COL ’23), the Vice-speaker of the GUSA Senate, resigned both his position in the Senate and his position in leadership on July 9th. According to Lipka, he... Read more