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How Trump’s Ukraine call could violate campaign finance laws

How Trump’s Ukraine call could violate campaign finance laws

Brian Slodysko, Associated Press

September 25, 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's repeated prodding of the Ukrainian president to investigate Joe Biden and his son could amount to an illegal request for a campaign contribution from a foreign citizen. Federal law states it is illegal to "knowingly solicit, accept, or receive from a foreign...

Big challenges ahead for new Ukrainian president

Big challenges ahead for new Ukrainian president

Cam Rodriguez, Contributing Writer

May 28, 2019

As he was ushered in as the sixth president of Ukraine on May 20, comedian and TV actor-turned-politician Volodymyr Zelensky spoke of a “new era” of the country’s history — one that sees “people in power who will serve the people.” His rise to power is an atypical one in a country operated by ol...

OPINION: Acting like the president

OPINION: Acting like the president

Angelina Korniyenko, Contributing Writer

April 8, 2019

While Chicagoans were in the middle of a mayoral election, Ukrainians were embroiled in a presidential election that felt like something of a joke. As Ukrainians went to the polls on March 31, the only real choice they were faced with was between a president many feel is corrupt, and one with a gliste...

World leaders negotiate temporary peace in Ukraine

World leaders negotiate temporary peace in Ukraine

Jackson Danbeck

February 15, 2015

European leaders concluded an agreement on Wednesday to cease hostilities for the time being in the Ukraine. However, uncertainty remains on whether both sides will uphold a lasting peace or retort back to armed conflict.  Read More »...

DePaul alumna Natalie Jaresko serves as Ukraine finance minister

DePaul alumna Natalie Jaresko serves as Ukraine finance minister

Julian Hayda

January 25, 2015

Today, she bears the financial burden of 45.4 million people, but not too long ago, Natalie Jaresko was just like any other DePaul student. Read More »...

World News: Summer 2014 recap

World News: Summer 2014 recap

Kevin Gross

September 15, 2014

 Palestinian conflict reignites The continuing Israeli-Palestinian conflict went through another spate of violence throughout July and August as members of the Israeli Defense Force and Palestinian group Hamas clashed throughout the Gaza Strip. The conflict was prompted by the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teen...

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