THE FEATHERDUSTER

Democratic candidates gear up for second presidential debate

Sarah Davis, Editor-in-Chief

July 23, 2019

    The second Democratic presidential debate will be held in Detroit next Tuesday and Wednesday at 9 p.m. Twenty out of the now 25 candidates qualified for the debates. The newest additions to the race are former U.S. Representative Joe Sestak and billionaire philanthropist...

Julián Castro, a champion of immigrant rights

Sarah Davis, Editor-in-Chief

July 16, 2019

Ever since ICE began its raid of towns across the U.S. with the goal of deporting 2,000 illegal immigrants, the nation has been in a state of panic. This upset has caused a more forceful call from Democratic politicians for a change to border policy.  ...

Eric Swalwell drops out of presidential race

Sarah Davis, Editor-in-Chief

July 9, 2019

Eric Swalwell ended his presidential campaign on Monday. The California Congressman cited his reasons for leaving the race as a drop in “polling and fundraising numbers” in his farewell press release. Swalwell’s main fo...

Who is Bill Weld, the Republican challenging Trump?

Sarah Davis, Editor-in-Chief

July 1, 2019

Welcome back to my political column tracking the 2020 Presidential Election. Last week, I released a list of all 24 Democratic candidates and the solutions they provide for issues such as immigration, gun reform and abortion prior t...

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