Trump signs executive order to repeal parts of Affordable Care Act

Donald J. Trump took office on Friday, January 20th in the usual swearing in ceremony on the steps of the congressional building in Washington D.C. to become the 45th president of the United States. If nothing else, the 2016 election was very divisive and polarizing, perhaps more so than any in our nation’s history. Followers…

What the wage increase means for local business

During the 2016 election this past November, Arizonans were given the opportunity to vote for an increase of the state’s minimum wage. Proposition 206 allowed voters to raise the current minimum wage to $10 an hour starting in January, with a gradual annual increase to $12 per hour by the year 2020. On the surface,…

The sexual double standard that exists among millenials

by Jessica Snyder Since the beginning of time, there has been a double standard between men and women when it comes to sex. A man who sleeps around is often labeled a stud; whereas a woman who does the same thing is often labeled a slut. This poses a problem for women in a society…

Raising minimum wage, considerate it

By: Michael Nguyen and Michael Arbizo Proposition 206 is a state ballot that offers a chance to increase the minimum wage progressively from $8.05 to $10 in 2017, $10.50 in 2018, $11 in 2019, and $12 by 2020. Supporting this minimum wage will also help make a right to provide for paid sick time off….

Raising minimum wage? No way!

by Michael Arbizo We would all love to get paid more money. That statement is hard to argue with. Employees who earn a living from minimum wage salaries would especially be in favor of getting paid more. Proposition 206 aims to raise minimum wage, but not everyone is enthusiastic about the change that it would…