Week in Review
Here are this week’s main stories. Federal Shadow President Felicia Winters has appointed Isolde Rochester as the deputy leader of the Federation’s Liberal Party. The new Shadow Vice President is the matriarch of the powerful Rochester family, which includes the CEO of Core Dynamics and two Federal Navy officers.... Read more
Isolde Rochester becomes Shadow Vice President
Federal Shadow President Felicia Winters has appointed Isolde Rochester as the deputy leader of the Federation’s Liberal Party. The new Shadow Vice President made a statement to the media: “After a decade of serving in Congress, supporting both President Halsey and Shadow President Winters, it is an honour to... Read more
A Profile of Jordan Rochester
Responding to public interest in Princess Aisling Duval’s fiancé, Federal Ambassador Jordan Rochester, political journalist Cassia Carvalho has compiled a profile for The Imperial Herald: “Jordan Rochester is now a household name throughout the Empire, though few were aware of him prior to his engagement to Princess Duval. But... Read more
Antal’s Pessimism Triggers Backlash
Many key figures have contested Pranav Antal’s suggestion that humanity could lose the conflict against the Thargoids. Federal Shadow President Felicia Winters commented: “It’s surprising to hear such a dystopian prediction from the leader of Utopia! I know Antal’s heart is in the right place when he talks about... Read more
Federal Initiative Concludes
The Federation has announced that the Bulwark Project has reached a successful conclusion. Scores of pilots supported the campaign by delivering commodities to Jahn Dock. These will be used to research the possibility of an automated Federal defence force. As the campaign drew to a close, Federal Shadow President... Read more
The Bulwark Project
The Federation has launched an initiative to develop autonomous military hardware with which to fight the Thargoids. Federal Shadow President Felicia Winters shed further light on the initiative, which has been christened the Bulwark Project: “As the Thargoids’ aggression escalates, it’s essential that we find ways to minimise casualties... Read more
Freelance Report: Fragile Unity in Federal Congress
Following disturbing reports of attacks on Federal ships in the Pleiades Nebula, the partisan rancour that often characterises Federal Congress has faded into the background as both Republican and Liberal members of congress rally around President Zachary Hudson. Rumours that the attacks were perpetrated by the Thargoids abound, prompting... Read more
Galactic News: Felicia Winters Opposes Federal-Imperial Conflict
At a rally on Mars in the Sol system, Federal Shadow President Felicia Winters has addressed the escalating tension between the Federation and the Empire. While careful not to criticise Federal President Zachary Hudson, Winters made her position on the ongoing Federal-Imperial conflict clear. Addressing citizens who had gathered... Read more
Freelance Report: Could Halsey Shake up Federal Politics?
Following the release of former Federal president Jasmina Halsey from the Clearwater Clinic, commentators from around the galaxy are asking the same question: What’s next for Halsey? According to political analyst Emilio Blythe: “If Halsey were to return to politics, it could spell trouble for Shadow President Felicia Winters.... Read more
Galactic News: Felicia Winters Comments on Halsey’s Committal
At a recent event at the Mars Business Society, Federal Shadow President Felicia Winters responded to a question concerning the hospitalisation of former Federal president Jasmina Halsey: “It was clear from the outset that she’d experienced a traumatic event, and that it impacted her psychologically as well as physically.... Read more