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MARGARET FOUBERG FOR THE HOYA | 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang advocated for a basic income in the United States in an event in Lohrfink Auditorium on Tuesday.

2020 Presidential Candidate Calls for Guaranteed Income Program

Andrew Yang, 2020 Democratic presidential candidate, advocated for the introduction of guaranteed social security payments for all U.S. citizens over the age of 18 Tuesday. Yang’s main pillar in his campaign platform is his basic income plan, which would give every adult citizen $12,000 per year through a series of[Read More…]

by February 21, 2019 0 comments News, News - Top

EDITORIAL: Support Distinct Demographics

Among the tumult of the Georgetown University Student Association executive race over the past two weeks, a recurring theme dominated the discussions of both candidates and students: affordability. The issue of rising tuition was a fixture of the platforms, presidential debates and opinion pieces published in The Hoya by each[Read More…]

by February 24, 2017 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
Elinor Walker

Legitimizing Dangerous Rhetoric

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s appearance last month on “The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon” left many criticizing the show’s host and his friendly treatment toward his guest. A notable part of the interview included Fallon tousling Trump’s infamous blond hair. At the core of the outrage was the notion[Read More…]

by October 4, 2016 3 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

Howard-Maduike Ticket Talks Candidacy, Pragmatic Approach to GUSA

Georgetown University Student Association Presidential and Vice Presidential candidates Reed Howard (SFS ’17) and Courtney Maduike (SFS ’17) hope to provide an alternative ticket to candidates Enushe Khan (MSB ’17) and Chris Fisk (COL ’17) by presenting themselves as a partnership focused on concentrated, pragmatic solutions. The pair entered the[Read More…]

by February 17, 2016 3 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Khan-Fisk Platform Promotes Inclusivity

Enushe Khan (MSB ’17) and Chris Fisk’s (COL ’17) Georgetown University Student Association executive campaign slogan, “Breaking Barriers, Building Bridges,” focuses on the campaign’s goals of creating a more inclusive GUSA, a vision that runs throughout its platform, which also addresses the importance of expanding mental health programs, dining options[Read More…]

by February 17, 2016 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top