Articles by Ben Scheffer
Max Scherzer Washington Nationals

Dodgers Finalize Trade For Scherzer And Turner

The Los Angeles Dodgers have finalized a blockbuster deal with the Washington Nationals as they land Max Scherzer and Trea Turner in exchange for their two best prospects and two mid-level prospects.
Senator Rob Portman

Senators Reach Infrastructure Deal

Senators and the Biden team have reached an agreement on the detail of a bipartisan infrastructure bill that the Senate has been debating the details of for the past month. This marks the first...
Elizabeth Warren

Warren Calls For A Wealth Tax

Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., has recently made a call for a wealth tax where the richest Americans will have to pay their fair share in taxes and specifically called out Jeff Bezos for avoiding...

Frito-Lay Strike Ends

The 20-day strike at the Frito-Lay factory in Topeka, Kansas, ended after a new contracts guarantees one day off, a 4% wage increase, and the end of "suicide shifts."
US President Joe Biden sought to allay fears about inflation, saying the price spikes hitting Americans in their pocketsbooks was just temporary and that the economy continued to improve

Biden Ends Iraq Combat Operations

President Biden has come to an agreement with Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi to end U.S. combat operations in Iraq by the end of 2021.