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SGA Associated student presidential candidate videos

April 18, 2017

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Forget Trump’s rhetoric, look at his agenda

Daniel Kong, Guest opinion

November 15, 2016

Watching social media implode over the past few days has been, as usual, infuriating. For any normal election, I would have said my own reaction is exaggerated and naive: the people who say that we need to get used to what happened,...

You still have a voice

November 15, 2016

Many think that Trump himself is horrifying, but what I feel is most scary is this nation's division of values and ideas. We clearly saw the map Tuesday night. These problems America face go as far back as the Civil War. Many...

Obama’s final move: protecting women’s health

Nikki Goetz, Guest Opinion

November 15, 2016

After the election of Donald Trump, President Barack Obama took executive action to sign Title X Nov. 10, which means states can’t vote to defund Planned Parenthood and the services it provides. During his campaign, Trump...

Donald Trump can’t poison our country if we take action

Thomas De Alba, Contributing Writer

November 15, 2016

The hardest part of my election night was sitting at the foot of my mother’s bed, staring through her glossy, tear-burdened eyes and holding her tight, telling her everything was going to be OK. She used to do the same for...

Life goes on

Jocelyn Mobley, Features editor

November 15, 2016

My loving, accepting and educated mother voted for Donald Trump. Many people see him as an arrogant buffoon who ridicules people just because they come from different races and values. But my mother explained to me why she voted...

Student Election Results

Rebecca Livingston, Staff Writer

May 1, 2014

Thanks to nearly 1,000 student votes, the 2014-15 Associated Student Senate members have been chosen and the senate is eagerly anticipating the new year. New and current members alike are excited about what next year will bring....

Student Voters: Despite Public Opinion, Participation Makes a Difference in 2012 Election

Peter Njoroge, Opinion Editor

November 1, 2012

In the middle of campus on Monday Oct. 15 at SRJC, some students sat, some relaxed and others rushed to class. There was a voting registration booth near Bertolini but no one ran in to ask questions, register or gain election...

Local Councilman Best Bet for 10th District Assembly Seat

Spencer Harris, Staff Writer

November 1, 2012

The race between Assemblyman Michael Allen and his challenger, San Rafael Councilman Marc Levine, for California’s 10th District seat in the State Assembly is a fractious Democrat-on- Democrat battle. Allen’s assembly district...

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