All posts tagged "government shutdown"

  • News outside the Quinnipiac campus

    Teacher shot at Nevada middle school Prior to the sound of the first bell on Monday Oct. 21, a gunshot was heard at Sparks Middle School in Nevada, leaving two dead. According to CNN, a male student...

    • Posted October 22, 2013
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  • News outside the Quinnipiac campus

    Cyclone Phailin hits India Nearly 9 million people were affected by Cyclone Phailin, which hit India’s east coast on Saturday. The cyclone damaged homes and crops and killed at least 14 people, according to BBC News. The...

    • Posted October 15, 2013
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  • Government shutdown has minimal effect on university

    The federal government has been shutdown since Oct. 1, but most students are not feeling its effect. “It’s kind of hard to assess whether or not the government shutdown affects students as a demographic,” junior political science...

    • Posted October 8, 2013
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  • News outside the Quinnipiac campus

    Obama speaks on debt ceiling President Obama addressed the nation on the government shutdown and the debt ceiling crisis yesterday at 2 p.m. In his speech, Obama focused on the importance of funding the federal government. Obama...

    • Posted October 8, 2013
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  • Students speak up on the government shutdown

    “It’s just a waste of tax money really…A shutdown of the government is not good in any case.” -Greg Rubino, junior, Political Science “There is too much greed within society today and it really screws around with...

    • Posted October 3, 2013
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  • News outside the Quinnipiac campus

    Government shutdown With an end to the fiscal year at 12 a.m. Monday night, the government shut down due to the disagreement between House and Senate on a spending bill. While the House wants anti-obamacare amendments in...

    • Posted October 1, 2013
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