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Senate Politics – Paisano Polls

Beto O'Rourke

Kat Joseph, Maha Qadri, Kayla Burford, and Jada Teague

November 15, 2018

Beto returns, and Roadrunners share their thoughts on senate politics at UTSA.   Host- Jada Teague Videographers- Kayla Burford, Sam Flores, Maha Qadri, Kat Joseph Video editors- Kat Joseph, Maha Qadri Multimedia Editor- Kat Joseph Assistant Multimedia Editor- Maha Qadri  ...

Petty Politics and Our Midterm Election

Politicians debating

Anthony Saldana

November 14, 2018

Popularized once again during the 2016 presidential election, professionalism in politics has become a controversial topic. Currently in the White House, we have a president who's promoted sexual assault with his famous clip saying “grab them by the p*ssy,” a first lady who wore clothing saying ...

Midterm elections on fire at UTSA

Lauren Donecker

November 8, 2018

Early voting for the midterm elections occurred Oct. 22 through Nov. 2. UTSA had an early voting site in the H-E-B Student Union Bexar Room on the Main Campus. During this midterm election, Texas voters will be deciding on the seats in the House of Representatives and Senate along with Governor, Lt....

Young people show up, show out and vote

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Editorial Board and Kenyatta Battle

November 7, 2018

Time and time again young voters have failed to show up to the polls to vote. According to the Washington Post, an U.S. Census Bureau data tracking turnout that analyzed the United States elections reported that since 1986 young voter turnout has not eclipsed 21 percent. The lowest voter turnout was...

U.S. Senate candidate Beto O’Rourke visits UTSA for second time

Beto O'Rourke speaking in the Retama on Oct. 23.

Arnulfo Caballero and Adrianne Kristianto

November 2, 2018

Beto O’Rourke marches crowd to voting polls United States Senate candidate Beto O’Rourke visited UTSA for the second time on Oct. 23. The Black Student Leadership Council (BSLC) asked O’Rourke to return to campus since students showed support during his first visit to the campus on Oct. 4. ...