Study guide: What is in the GOP tax bill


Help your students understand what’s in the current GOP tax plan and how it may impact them. Continue reading

Democrats endure series of narrow losses in four special elections


Help students understand recent runoff elections with this explainer written by Extra intern Amanda Wilcox. Continue reading

Trump is presumptive GOP nominee after Cruz, Kasich drop out


Ted Cruz and John Kasich both suspended their campaigns this week, effectively making Donald Trump the Republican nominee for president.
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Obama picks Supreme Court nominee, Republicans promise to block


Despite Republicans promising to block any nominee, President Barack Obama announced the nomination of chief judge of the federal appeals court for the District of Columbia Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court Wednesday. Continue reading

Immigration issue separates GOP from many Latino voters


DOWNLOAD VIDEO As Republican presidential candidates square off in Las Vegas Tuesday night, the issue of immigration continues to divide voters and poses a significant…read more


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