2ndVote In-the-News

In-the-News Update [Issue: 2nd Amendment]

December 2, 2022

  A new study, published on November 16th by the American Journal of Public Health, has revealed encouraging findings that indicate an upward trend in the number of American adults exercising their 2nd Amendment rights to carry a firearm in public for their own protection....

In-the-News Update [Issue: Basic Freedoms]

November 30, 2022

Members of Congress are receiving dozens of letters opposing an online safety bill for children. Groups like the American Library Association, ACLU, GLADD, and the Electronic Frontier Foundation wrote to congress over their concern of children’s safety while online. These groups do not feel that...

In-the-News Update [Issue: Life]

November 29, 2022

In the past two weeks, a conservative group sued the Food and Drug Administration, attempting to revoke approval of a specific abortifacient – a drug used in medication abortions. A prominent anti-abortion group is seeking to use environmental rules to restrict access to the drug...

In-the-News Update [Issue: Civil-Safe Society]

November 23, 2022

  On Tuesday of this week, House Republic Leader and nominee for next Speaker of the House, Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) made a statement calling for the resignation of the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, Alejandro Mayorkas, or face threat of impeachment. His...

In-the-News Update [Issue: Education]

November 23, 2022

The Biden administration is asking the Supreme Court to revisit the student debt relief program. The legislation is intended to forgive up to $20,000 of student loan dept for approximately tens of millions of American citizens. In a separate matter, the Justice Department is requesting...

In-the-News Update [Issue: Environment]

November 22, 2022

Oregon State University is leading a research effort to develop a new rechargeable battery. The hope behind this new battery is to reduce the need for mining rare minerals like lithium and nickel. The process of mining these minerals has been proven to disrupt the...