President Donald Trump and Congressional Republicans have vowed to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, promising to submit a replacement plan in “a couple of weeks.” Speaker of the House Paul Ryan also released a policy paper outlining proposals such as health care tax credits and increased health savings accounts.
Earlier this month, President Trump said, “We expect to be cutting a lot of Dodd-Frank.” As President Trump considers how to manage financial regulation, lessons can be learned from how federal agencies, including the U.S.
The battle against the recidivism of youthful offenders is one of Los Angeles County’s most difficult struggles. In 2015, The Los Angeles County Juvenile Probation Outcomes Study found that one-third of youth on probation from the county’s juvenile delinquency system are re-arrested within a year of their release.
Rev. Gregory J. Boyle, S.J.
President Trump has signed an executive order to withdraw from the negotiating process of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), and has vowed to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). These actions signal to foreign nations that the U.S. will have a very different outlook on trade under its new president.Amb.
Juan Carlos Pinzón, Ambassador of Colombia to the United States, will deliver an Up to the Minute Lecture about the ongoing Colombian peace process.
Amb. Pinzón has been Colombia’s Ambassador to the United States since Aug. 3, 2015.
Navarro served as the national co-chair of the Hispanic Advisory Council for the 2008 presidential campaign of Sen. John McCain, R-Arizona. She also served as national Hispanic co-chair for the 2012 presidential campaign of Gov. Jon Huntsman, R-Utah.
“Every day I find myself inspired and motivated by the students, faculty, and staff here — leaders at every stage of their careers. Being surrounded by such engaged, motivated, and thoughtful people every day has added an element to my education that reverberates far beyond the classroom.” (Hometown: East Lansing, Michigan)
Albert G. Milbank Professor of Geosciences and International Affairs; Professor of Geosciences and International Affairs; Director, Program in Science, Technology and Environmental Policy (STEP)
“For natural scientists motivated by potentially beneficial applications of their work, understanding the social context that gives rise to environmental problems and environmental solutions is crucial. Understanding what forces shape that context is a key strength of the WWS.”