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Warner, Wyden, Rubio introduce legislation to empower students as consumers and showcase new privacy-protecting technology

~ Updated legislation allows students and families to make informed decisions about how to spend their higher education dollars while protecting student privacy ~ WASHINGTON – With the cost of college at an all-time high, U.S. Senators Mark Warner (D-VA), Ron Wyden (D-OR), and Marco Rubio (R-FL) introduced updated legislation on Thursday, Nov. 29, to provide critical information to help … Continue reading

Senator Warner discusses bipartisan proposals, President Trump and the Russians
Business / Campus Life / Education / Local / National / Politics / Virginia

Senator Warner discusses bipartisan proposals, President Trump and the Russians

by Malik Glaspie & Omar Ross On Monday, April 3, the Spartan Echo spoke with Senator Warner (D-VA) via telephone conference to discuss issues in education as well as foreign relations. Sen. Warner was elected to the U.S. Senate by Virginia voters in Nov. 2008 and re-elected to a second term in 2014. The Senator … Continue reading

The Latest: McCarthy: GOP race is between Trump and Rubio
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The Latest: McCarthy: GOP race is between Trump and Rubio

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential race a day before the Republican caucuses in Nevada. South Carolina Democrats vote for their presidential nominee on Saturday (all times local): 12:25 p.m. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy says the Republican race is a two-man contest between front-runner Donald Trump and Florida Sen. Marco … Continue reading

GOP candidates roll with the punches during third debate
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GOP candidates roll with the punches during third debate

by Mahogany Waldon Last night’s third Republican debate, sponsored by CNBC, proved that the GOP presidential candidates were ready for war and a few candidates took no prisoners.   From Florida Senator Marco Rubio’s rebuttal in regards to Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush, to Mike Huckabee’s comments in regards to Donald Trump’s “moral authority,” the overall … Continue reading