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On the Spot with Student Senate Speaker Alex Fries

Bret Belden October 6, 2016

Senior political science major Alex Fries was appointed as student senate speaker last Sunday, Oct. 2. His appointment came after former Student Senate Speaker Doug Marino resigned from his post on Sept....

Food for thought

April 30, 2015

By Alex Fries If you in some way, shape, or form have paid attention to the news in the past you will have heard almost every single candidate or possible candidate for President say that they have bold...

From the Right: A critique of the IRS

Bret Belden April 23, 2015

By Alex Fries Chances are you, just like many other Americans, will cringe when I mention the Internal Revenue Service or IRS for short. While in the past the agency has come under fire for the targeting...

Fries: New Hampshire’s choice

Bret Belden April 9, 2015

From the Right By Alex Fries We often face a variety of different choices on a daily basis. Most of these choices seem relatively simple. Often times, we find ourselves being somewhat indecisive at first....

Fries: Why Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl must be charged

Bret Belden March 26, 2015

From the Right By Alex Fries On May 31 of last year, Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was handed over to U.S. Special Forces in Afghanistan in a prisoner swap that included five Taliban commanders previously held...

Fries: Hassan’s focus is her career, not her people

Bret Belden February 19, 2015

From the Right By Alex Fries This week, Gov. Hassan presented her $11.5 billion budget proposal to lawmakers. There are already some major concerns with several key areas of the two-year spending plan,...

Fries: Issues with the IRS

Bret Belden February 12, 2015

From the Right By Alex Fries The Internal Revenue Service, or IRS, was first established in June of 1862 under President Lincoln and was know as the “Office of Commissioner of Internal Revenue.” Initially,...

Fries: Budget notes for the president

Bret Belden February 5, 2015

From the Right By Alex Fries Everyday, thousands of college students study hard for the promise of a job and a better future. While these students toil it seems that liberal politicians in Washington fail...

Fries: Reviewing the SOTU

Bret Belden January 29, 2015

From the Right By Alex Fries Over the course of history, State of the Union addresses have proven to be speeches with great rhetoric filled with bold ideas and an overinflated sense of accomplishment....

Fries: Thoughts on immigration

Bret Belden December 5, 2014

From the Right By Alex Fries There are many important issues being discussed in our nation’s capitol, in state houses and in the homes of many Americans across this great country that we call home. While...

Fries: Ready, set, go!

Bret Belden November 14, 2014

From the Right By Alex Fries While the 2014 elections might be over for the most part, we are still waiting for the Louisiana Senate run off election. Luckily, we had the chance to celebrate Senator-elect...

Fries: A win for America

Bret Belden November 7, 2014

From the Right By Alex Fries The 2014 election cycle is over, for the most part. It can be considered a great election cycle and not just for Republicans but also for all Americans. Voters in New Hampshire...

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