Current Events 2012-2017

Current events from previous years are organized by category. Click on the hyperlinked current event titles below to download the document.  Since the following documents are less current than they were upon release, some of the website links may not work.  You can often find archived articles by searching the referenced website for the article title.

2016-2017

Trip Abroad II 5/30/2017s
President’s First Trip Abroad 5/23/2017
Special Prosecutor  5/16/2017
Elections in France 5/9/2017
Press Secretary 5/2/2017
United Nations Peacekeepers 4/25/2017
Federal Bureau of Investigation 4/18/2017
Turkey 4/11/2017
Food Security 4/4/2017
Federal Budget 3/21/2017
Women’s Suffrage 3/14/2017
Nominating a Justice of the Supreme Court 3/7/2017
The Role of the Press 2/28/2017
Protest 2/21/2017
Executive Order 2/14/2017
Sanctuary Cities 2/7/2017
President’s Cabinet 1/31/2017
U.S.-Russia Relations 1/24/2017
Inauguration 2017 1/17/2017
Fake News 1/10/2017
Nobel Peace Prize 1/3/2017
Word of the Year 12/13/2016
Suing Saudi Arabia 12/6/2016
Gwen Ifill 11/29/2016
Emojis 11/29/2016
Presidential Transition 11/15/2016
Election Day 11/8/2016
Electing the President 11/1/2016
Bundy Trial 11/1/2016
Oregon Ballot Measures 10/25/2016
Walls 10/18/2016
Aleppo 10/11/2016
National Museum of African American History and Culture 10/04/2016
Colin Kaepernick 9/27/2016
Presidential Debates 9/20/2016
Constitution Day, September 17 9/13/2016
Pokemon Go 9/6/2016

2012-2016

Immigration