The Student News Organization for Rutherford B. Hayes High School

The Talisman

The Student News Organization for Rutherford B. Hayes High School

The Talisman

The Student News Organization for Rutherford B. Hayes High School

The Talisman

President Donald J. Trump addresses his remarks Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020 in the East Room of the White House, in response to being acquitted of two Impeachment charges.  Trump was acquitted for a second time almost exactly one year later.

A timeline of former President Trump’s second impeachment

Jack Almoro, Staff Writer March 10, 2021

On January 6, a mob stormed the U.S. Capitol during the certification of the Presidential Election. President Trump was accused of inciting the riot. Many called for Trump to resign, and some even called...

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Former president Trump banned on social media platforms

Former president Trump banned on social media platforms

Nicholis Emmons, Staff Writer February 18, 2021

On January 6, 2021, people watched as the U.S. Capitol building was stormed and raided by supporters of former President Trump. This revolt rode on claims of a stolen and corrupted election, propelled...

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On January 20, 2021, Joe Biden took the oath of office to become the 46th President of the United States.

Joe Biden’s path to the Presidency

Jack Almoro, Staff Writer February 10, 2021

President Joseph R Biden’s path to the Presidency has been a long and challenging one, overcoming personal hardship and pain to find his way to the highest office in the land. Biden registered as a...

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2020 Election Recap

2020 Election Recap

Jack Almoro, Staff Writer December 29, 2020
All 50 states and Washington DC have certified their election results. Here's a look at how those voting results played out.
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President Trump continues to dispute election results

President Trump continues to dispute election results

Jack Almoro, Staff Writer December 23, 2020

On November 7, four days after Election Day began, Joe Biden was declared the winner of the 2020 Election. However, over a month later, President Donald Trump is still disputing the results. Trump has...

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Kamala Harris stands in front of an American flag

Kamala Harris makes history by being elected Vice President

Kristen Smith, Visual Content Editor December 3, 2020

Kamala Harris continues to make history and pave the way for women in the United States as she became the first Indian American, African American, and female vice president elect in November of 2020. Harris...

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2016 election results map

What makes a swing state?

Jackson Collins, Director of Visuals December 1, 2020

When it comes to election season, swing states are the element that keeps Democrats and Republicans alike on the edge of their seats. Yet, it can be unclear as to where this concept even originated. Also...

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State initiatives bring sweeping change

State initiatives bring sweeping change

Andrew Bourget, Website Editor November 23, 2020
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Amy Coney Barrett elected into the Supreme Court

Amy Coney Barrett elected into the Supreme Court

Hylah Phillips, Staff Writer November 23, 2020

On October 26, 2020, Amy Coney Barrett was confirmed for the Supreme Court. She replaced Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who passed away on September 18, 2020, at 87 years old, after serving 27 years on the Supreme...

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clock photo

States pursue initiatives to end Daylight Saving Time

Nicholis Emmons, Staff Writer November 13, 2020

Every year, Americans enjoy the long days that summer brings, but they know the warm weather will fade and shorter days will be upon them soon. With the arrival of fall, Americans once again observe a...

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snapshot of voter turnout graphic

A timeline of voter turnout in the United States

Amanda Stevens, Staff Writer November 9, 2020
The 2020 Presidential Election is showing record turnout in terms of numbers of people voting, and is the highest percentage of eligible voters in over a century.  
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