Kyle Henson

Class of 2015


  • Local election essential to determining economy's future

    Often ignored in the tumult of a presidential election are the numerous elections that will determine the composition of our legislative body. These elections are as important as the presidential race — if not more important — and should not be taken lightly. According to the polling averag...

    Forum | October 29, 2012
  • No lack of parties for voters to choose from in November

    Pennsylvania are four presidential candidates representing four different parties. They are Democratic Party nominee President Barack Obama, Republican Party nominee Mitt Romney, Green Party nominee Jill Stein, and Libertarian Party nominee Gary Johnson.

    Forum | October 15, 2012
  • Economy must be top issue for young voters

    The overwhelming sentiment among my peers when I talk about this election is as follows: “Well, I’m disappointed in Obama, but I just couldn’t bring myself to vote for a Republican.”

    When asked why, they will almost always reply, “Well I just can’t vote for someone who’s against gay marriage and pro-life.”

    Forum | October 8, 2012
  • Quantitative easing will make recovery difficult

    The Federal Reserve recently announced its third round of quantitative easing, otherwise known as QE3. Quantitative easing is defined by The Washington Post as “an unconventional monetary tool used b...

    Forum | October 1, 2012
  • America can’t afford to live beyond its means

    Friday’s job numbers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics are just another one of the many painful reminders of the recent economic collapse and ensuing recession.

    Forum | September 10, 2012