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ASUCR votes on appointments at special elections meeting

  In an hour-long special elections meeting held in the senate chambers at 5 p.m. on Monday, May 23, ASUCR convened to hold its inaugural...

Senatorial debates kick off ASUCR elections

A crowd of approximately 45 people came to support candidates running for ASUCR senate, with political party members from Voice; PAC: Pride, Action, Change...

Editorial: R’Elections reflect on us

The Associated Students of UCR (ASUCR) elections are coming up in the first week of spring quarter, meaning that there will soon be campaigns...

ASUCR: Senators approve changes in Elections Code

With student government elections only months away, ASUCR unanimously passed revisions to the Elections Code, such as adding gender-inclusive language. In addition, a proposal...

ASUCR: Judicial appointments spark transparency debate

The Judicial Council represents the legal branch of the senate, enforcing the constitutionality of ASUCR’s bylaws and addressing reported complaints, whether in regards to...

LGBT anti-discrimination bill passes US Senate

The U.S. Senate voted in favor of a bill entitled Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) on Nov. 7, which prohibits employers from making employment decisions,...

How does the new student loan bill affect students?

More than 38 million Americans currently have outstanding student loan debt that amounts to nearly $1 trillion. About 85 percent of that total comes...

Editorial: Separation of powers among ASUCR must be absolute

There was once a time when UCR students couldn’t even elect their own student body president. Only senators were directly elected, and those senators...

ASUCR Divided

Emotional marathon meeting sees Senate passionately debate election rules and rescind controversial divestment resolution.  The ASUCR senate carried out a nearly six-hour-long meeting on Wednesday,...

PASSED AND SHREDDED

Held under the premise of a secret ballot vote, ASUCR senators voted on a series of controversial resolutions including one to end funding to...