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Foggy Bottom at the bottom

The Washington Post and Partnership for Public Service, a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, are tracking the more than 600 key positions in the Trump administration that require U.S. Senate confirmation. According to their database, 289 of them still have no...
Forward, with or without Washington!

Forward, with or without Washington!

As the federal government steps back in certain areas, like climate change and protecting and enforcement civil rights, we will continue to see city attorney generals and city attorneys stepping in and filling that vacuum“. The words belong to Edward Siskel from the...
UN inside

UN inside

  In New York, the WPI fellows had the opportunity to visit UN headquarters. I would like to tell you about this unique building. The UN headquarters is located in eastern Manhattan and occupies 18 acres of land on the shores of the East River. This is an...

In the eye of the storm

They say there are two types of people who run toward a disaster: firemen and reporters. And that’s exactly what Miami Herald Reporter David Ovalle did. As others across the city camped out in their offices waiting for hurricane Irma’s fury to abate so they could go...