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The Latinx community has the power to swing an election

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Donna Lugo

November 6, 2016

During the period between the 2000-2012 presidential elections, around 10 million Latinos were eligible to vote, however, about less than half that number voted.This indicates that Latinos have the power to swing an election, but as a group, they don't participate in the democratic process. Daniel Saravia,...

D.C. Society: My party made a mistake

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David Carter

May 4, 2016

The primary season is winding down and it seems both parties have a clear nominee. Seven months from Nov. 8, the American people will decide whether they want Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump to be their forty fifth President of the United States of America. Many of us knew that Donald Trump would com...

DC Society: Where does the Sanders campaign go now?

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David Carter

April 27, 2016

Since the beginning of Bernie Sander's campaign, he has addressed the issues that have been hurting the middle class and poor Americans for decades while trying to bring about what his supporters call a "Political Revolution."But despite the power of his message, it is becoming more apparent Bernie Sa...

Unofficial results announced for AS elections

Students cheer and applaude

Jose Romero

April 14, 2016

Matadors United candidates Sevag Alexanian and Kenya Lopez have won the elections for President and Vice President of CSUN Associated Students for the 2016-2017 school year, according to unofficial results. Alexanian and Lopez defeated Jonathan Goldenberg and Aanchal Padyal of A Better Future, 2,468...

Students vote during AS elections

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Ashley Grant

April 14, 2016

Students voted today in the different Associated Student Election booths set up around campus. In the second day of elections, members promote different outlets for students to vote which is online, in your email, or in person. "It gets the community involved and to make changes they want to see,"...

A.S. senate elections scheduled on possible CFA strike days

A.S. President Jorge Reyes and A.S. Vice President speak to senators about the CSU task force financial model proposal.

Ashley Grant

March 31, 2016

Associated Students' stance on the California Faculty Association and California University administration negotiation and strike remains neutral. A.S. officials gave their view of the negotiation between the CFA and CSU as the possible strike will continue until an agreement is reached. “As...

DC Society: All elections have meaning

Donald Trump stands in front of an American flag

David Carter

March 29, 2016

CNN has a new documentary series called Race for the White House, which in narrated by Kevin Spacey, who plays Frances Underwood in the Netflix original series House of Cards. The show talks about important elections in United States history. Some of the election they have covered where Nixon v. Kennedy, Li...

DC Society: It’s all about the superdelegates

Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton shake hands

David Carter

March 16, 2016

This Monday, I found myself watching two democratic town hall meetings for Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton. For those two hours, I watched as the candidates talked about the issues — specifically the issue of superdelegates. While I was listening to the Sanders town hall, a question was asked about...

Associated Students discuss election kick-off, campus transportation improvement

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Nicollette Ashtiani

February 23, 2016

Plans for the upcoming Associated Student Election, California Faculty Assiciation negotiation talks and possible public transportation improvements were a few of the items discussed during the Associated Students Senate meeting. Elections Associated Students awareness month, a series of events...

Associated Students prepares for upcoming elections

Students vote during the 2010 Associated Students elections. (File photo/ The Sundial)

Jose Romero

February 15, 2016

Associated Students begin to prepare for the upcoming elections and to exhort students to go out and vote for new A.S. officials on April 13-14, three months before the elections, according to election chair Luis Molina. Students can vote through three different polls on campus, where the street team...

Things to do at CSUN: 3/30-4/5

Brooke Holland

March 30, 2015

6:30 p.m. – Tuesday, March 31Grab your hiking shoes, CamelBak and flashlights, because Tuesday night a group from is gathering for a night hike at Griffith Park. The steep four mile hike will challenge your body and mind. After a long day, sometimes the best decision is a quiet night hik...

LA Elections: Matadors get out to vote

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Daniel Dell-Cornejo

March 3, 2015

The polls are open today for the Los Angeles city elections, which means Angelenos are going out to vote. We asked students, faculty and staff on campus why they voted.   Also Read: Northridge representative Mitch Englander runs unopposed Also Read: Election season begins for Associated Students If you’re interested ...

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