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Trump Administration Expands On Immigration Rule

Leo John Villanueva, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018


Filed under News

President Trump made campaign promises to reform immigration, build a great wall, and make Mexico pay for it. He has been trying to make good on that promise since

Ronald Reagan and Donald Trump

Dante Lopez- Bennett, Copy Editor

April 16, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Prior to my analysis of conservative America’s most renowned of champions, there should be an understanding that they will go down in history for their infringements upon the world’s conscience. With plenty of courage mustered to brave the depths of the political rabbit hole in America, it would only ...

Elected Leaders Of Whittier’s Future

Elected Leaders Of Whittier’s Future

Noah Garcia, News Editor

April 10, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

The city of Whittier has re-elected Joe Vinatieri as Mayor with district two and four’s representatives going into the semi-final ballot count , April 4 2018. The polls were open from Six a.m. to 8 p.m., with the votes being tallied and recorded until later that night around 11.

A Comedic Call for Equality and Truth

A Comedic Call for Equality and Truth

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

February 19, 2018


Filed under A&E, Top Stories

Chris Rock is back with his first stand-up special in 10 years with the Netflix Original: Tamborine. The Netflix comedy, released Feb. 14 focuses on truth and equality as Rock tackles everything from raising children to American politics. Americans have to be more honest to their children, at least...

Justin Valero Aims to Make a Difference

Justin Valero Aims to Make a Difference

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

September 20, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories

Justin Valero, who is campaigning to become California’s 57th District Assembly representative, held a meet and greet at his home in Whittier on Saturday. The purpose of the meet and greet was to provide an opportunity to tackle the problems at hand with the public. El Paisano was luckily able to si...

New presidential executive orders

Diego Crespo, Editor- in- Chief

May 16, 2017


Filed under News

Press Secretary Sarah Sanders announced two executive orders from President Donald Trump Thursday morning, May 11. Sanders brought up the Homeland Security Advisor, Tom Bossert, to present the executive order, now known as the Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastru...

Trump to Comey: You’re Fired

Corbin Boone, Staff Writer

May 16, 2017


Filed under News

President Trump decided to Fire James Comey, the head director of the FBI Tuesday, May 9. The President gave his reasoned that Comey was being dishonest and showing a disregard for the bureau when handling Hillary Clinton’s private email server during the U.S. presidential election. Many political com...

North Korea Warns of “Super-Mighty” Preemptive Strike

Xavier Alatorre, Staff Writer

April 26, 2017


Filed under News

Tensions are reaching a fever pitch on the Korean Peninsula between the United States and North Korea as the isolated nation threatened the U.S. with a “super-mighty preemptive strike” after U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was looking to increase pressure on the North Korean regime. The...

Should the president be presented as infallible?

Jennifer Espana, Staff Writer

April 25, 2017


Filed under Opinion

It’s always best to know what’s actually going on in our country, especially when it’s got to do with a neighboring country. At times even I get freaked out by the things the media shares with us but, they’re the ones who are brave enough to tell us what’s actually going on. I want my presiden...

Fox cuts ‘The O’Reilly Factor’ over sexual harassment claims

Corbin Boone, Staff Writer

April 25, 2017


Filed under News

Political commentator Bill O’Reilly has been assailed by a series of sexual harassment claims that have put him under investigation and led Fox News to end their contract with the show host. “After a thorough and careful review of the allegations, the company, and Bill O’Reilly himself have agre...

Constituents of the 38th District Meet with Congresswoman Linda Sanchez

Constituents of the 38th District Meet with Congresswoman Linda Sanchez

Zachary Mejia, News Editor

April 18, 2017


Filed under News

Supporters and opponents of President Donald Trump were holding competing rallies April 15 at a Berkeley, California park when a fight broke out which resulted in at least 20 arrests as cops attempted to keep the groups apart according to Reuters. As fist fights between people broke out there were can...

Pizza & Politics: Ian Calderon Speaks at RHC

Pizza & Politics: Ian Calderon Speaks at RHC

Angelo Torres, Staff Writer

April 18, 2017


Filed under Top Stories

Assembly Majority Leader Ian Calderon of California State Assembly, and representative of the 57th district spoke at a Pizza and Politics event in the student lounge April 13. Calderon is a democrat, a Whittier native, and the youngest Majority Leader in the history of California. His youth was a...

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