Tag: Donald Trump

Trump’s Move on Transgender Rights Causes Concern at UCO

Trump’s Move on Transgender Rights Causes Concern at UCO

NewsSiali Siaosi- March 3, 2017

President Trump's recent decision to roll back protections for transgender students has the LGBTQ+ community at UCO worried. Read More

DeVos Confirmed as Education Secretary as Pence Breaks Tie

DeVos Confirmed as Education Secretary as Pence Breaks Tie

FeatureThe Associated Press- February 7, 2017

The Senate on Tuesday confirmed school choice advocate Betsy DeVos as Education secretary by the narrowest of margins, with Vice President Mike Pence breaking a 50-50 tie in a historic ... Read More

Snapshots of Democracy at UCO

Snapshots of Democracy at UCO

NewsCara Johnson- February 7, 2017

Photos from the recent #NoBanNoWall demonstration at UCO. Read More

The Local Impact of Trump’s Immigration Orders

The Local Impact of Trump’s Immigration Orders

NewsElizabeth Spence- February 6, 2017

Oklahoma City police weigh in on the national immigration conversation. Read More

Former Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson Confirmed as Secretary of State

Former Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson Confirmed as Secretary of State

FeatureThe Associated Press- February 1, 2017

Republicans jammed two of President Donald Trump's top Cabinet picks through the Senate Finance Committee with no Democrats in the room Wednesday, including newly-appointed Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. Read More

Trump Says His Order Didn’t Cause Weekend Airport Chaos

Trump Says His Order Didn’t Cause Weekend Airport Chaos

FeatureThe Associated Press- January 30, 2017

President Trump on Monday said his executive orders involving immigration did not cause widespread confusion and chaos over the weekend. Read More

UCO President Don Betz Responds to Donald Trump’s Travel Ban

UCO President Don Betz Responds to Donald Trump’s Travel Ban

Main StorySiali Siaosi- January 30, 2017

UCO President Don Betz on Monday released a statement in response to the immigration orders issued by President Donald Trump. Read More

Trump Moves to Build Border Wall, Cut Sanctuary City Funds

Trump Moves to Build Border Wall, Cut Sanctuary City Funds

FeatureThe Associated Press- January 25, 2017

President Trump on Wednesday signed executive actions to jumpstart construction of a U.S.-Mexico border wall, one of his signature campaign promises. Read More

Trump’s First Priority: What Does a ‘Muslim Ban’ Mean?

Trump’s First Priority: What Does a ‘Muslim Ban’ Mean?

FeatureVictor Quezada- January 23, 2017

Banning Muslims from entering the U.S. was one of many promises President Trump made on the campaign trail. Read More

Trump Executive Order First Strike at Ending ‘Obamacare’

Trump Executive Order First Strike at Ending ‘Obamacare’

FeatureThe Associated Press- January 21, 2017

Donald Trump's first presidential executive order targets the Affordable Care Act. Read More