Author Archives: Krista Chavez

Overcriminalization is not Conservative: Why Republican Senators Should Support S. 2123

  S. 2123, the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act (SRCA), is inherently conservative because it benefits Americans while significantly reducing federal spending. The current changes to SRCA examined in the Senate aim to address the concerns of some legislators while keeping the substantive reforms to the nation’s broken justice system. If nothing is done, the […]

The Destruction of Discourse on Campus

This article relates to recent events involving free speech on campus. Last week, a heinous attack against conservatism, perpetrated by a group using the handle “@AUJusticeLeague,” ignited on Twitter. Responding to students posting pro-life flyers promoting the message #DefundPlannedParenthood, the “Justice League” tore down the flyers, vandalized them, and posted a picture displaying a middle […]

Quote of the Week

This week, we present you all with a quote from Grover Norquist, the founder and president of Americans for Tax Reform, “I don’t want to abolish government. I simply want to reduce it to the size where I can drag it into the bathroom and drain it in the bathtub.”

A Little Humor to End the Week

Hello everyone! After another week grinding out work in college, I think we should all take a few minutes to laugh. After today, it is officially Spring Break, and we should all take this time to have fun and laugh. I recently have learned how important it is to take breaks and giggle for a little […]