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President Donald Trump announced Judge Brett Kavanaugh as his Supreme Court nominee Monday evening. Kavanaugh, 53, would replace former Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy who announced his retirement June 27. Trump had a shortlist of …

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As many as 15,000 demonstrators took to the streets Saturday for Chicago’s “Families Belong Together” protest against the Trump administration’s “zero-tolerance” immigration policy that has left more than 2,000 migrant children separated from their parents. …

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Loyola president Jo Ann Rooney joined the chorus of voices condemning the practice of separating migrant families at the U.S.-Mexico border in a statement released Thursday. “Forced family separations are contrary to our Jesuit, Catholic …

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Loyola first-year students Maggie O’Shea and Elisabetta Fanous united with more than 85,000 others in Union Park Saturday to raise awareness about gun violence around the country. O’Shea and Fanous, along with several speakers at …

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Illinois, along with 35 other states, will elect a governor in November. While election day is still months away, the primary election is set for March 20 and there are many things voters should know …

Nation & World

Disclaimer: The author of this story briefly participated in Loyola’s Dream Act campaign. Loyola recently launched a campaign to support “Dreamers” — people brought to the United States illegally as children. On Thursday, students and …

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An undocumented Loyola medical student traveled with Illinois Senator Dick Durbin to Washington, D.C. Tuesday for President Donald Trump’s first State of the Union address. Cesar Montelongo, a third-year student at Loyola’s Stritch School of …

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The tax bill signed into law by President Donald Trump late last year will affect Loyola employee payroll, including student workers. Taxability of fringe benefits — benefits given to employees instead of salary or wages — and income tax withholding will undergo changes beginning in 2018, according to a post on Loyola’s finance blog.