Opinion

Opinion

I am an educated woman, and I backed Trump. Here’s why.

As an unaffiliated voter in North Carolina, during my lifetime I have voted for both Democrats and Republicans. Voting for Barack Obama in his first term, I was proud that we had elected the first African American as president. I voted for Mitt Romney in 2012. I was extremely conflicted during the 2016 primaries.

Other Voices

The Affordable Care Act doesn’t offer what millennials need

The Affordable Care Act won’t work unless droves of young, healthy people enroll, thereby subsidizing the high costs of insuring older and sicker people. But to date, only 29 percent of those buying Affordable Care Act plans in Texas have been millennials. Many of the rest have decided to opt out of insurance altogether.

Videos

Sea lions compete in Running Man Challenge

The Miami Seaquarium accepted the popular Running Man Challenge but instead of its main dancers being humans, the institution opted for sea lions and dolphins. Credit: Miami Seaquarium
Sea lions compete in Running Man Challenge 2:19

Sea lions compete in Running Man Challenge

53-pound alligator snapping turtle rescued from drainage pipe in Texas 3:07

53-pound alligator snapping turtle rescued from drainage pipe in Texas

Mac Attack From Cowboys Win Over Vikings 3:02

Mac Attack From Cowboys Win Over Vikings

Clarence and Charean recap the Cowboys win over the Vikings 3:17

Clarence and Charean recap the Cowboys win over the Vikings