Student Op-Eds

The Hearing Protection Act and the Future of Firearms Policy in the United States

Benjamin Wilson ’20 – Inside Politics Participant The Hearing Protection Act of 2017 – H.R. 367, introduced by Rep. Jeff Duncan (R-SC) and John Carter (R-TX) and supported by the NRA, is the newest form of pro-gun policy introduced in an effort to cut down on unnecessary tax stamps that are required to have access to firearms […]

Student Op-Eds Week in Review

Week In Review: Rand Paul’s Filibuster Draws Support on Social Media

Rebecca Fisher, ’14 Last Wednesday, Kentucky Republican Senator Rand Paul stood for nearly thirteen hours on the Senate floor, stating “I will speak until I can no longer speak.” A self-described champion of constitutional liberties, Paul was using the filibuster to delay a vote on John Brennan’s nomination to lead the CIA. During his time […]