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Members of UO Forward protest Constitutional Court campaign ban

This week the ASUO Constitutional Court banned UO Forward from campaigning during the current run-off elections.

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ASUO Senate funds Block Party and UO Security Club

Wednesday’s senate meeting heard a total of six special requests.

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UPDATED: Elle Mallon’s additional grievance against We Are Oregon

The external vice president of Ducks F.I.R.S.T. filed a second grievance against We Are Oregon on April 8.

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ASUO Senate live updates

Live coverage of Wednesday night’s ASUO Senate meeting   Live Blog ASUO Senate April 8         Access the agenda here.

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ASUO Con Court overturns Elections Board decision, bans UO Forward from campaigning

UO Forward is banned from campaigning for the rest of the week after the Constitution Court overturned the Elections Board’s dismissal of We Are Oregon’s grievance against the campaign. That means no more campaigning for the slate before voting closes this Friday. The grievance that stopped the campaigning was submitted …

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Sami Tayeh resigns after ASUO executive brings forth allegations of misconduct

Senator Sami Tayeh has resigned after alleged misconduct during the United States Student Association’s Legislative Conference in Washington D.C. on March 27-30.

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Was it worth it to hold elections during week one?

While students buzzed around campus last week searching out unfamiliar classrooms and the fastest routes between buildings, they also had to account for the slew of tents, clipboards and puppies that mean only one thing: ASUO election week. Elections took place much earlier this year than last. Current ASUO President Beatriz …

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The ASUO Constitutional Court grants an injunction to stay elections board ruling on We Are Oregon

The grievance  On Friday morning, external vice president candidate for ASUO elections campaign slate Ducks F.I.R.S.T, Elle Mallon, filed a grievance against We Are Oregon. The grievance claims that We Are Oregon held their kick-off event in a location where “trans people have second-class access” due to its lack of …

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Elections board dismisses grievance against Helena Schlegel and UO Forward

The ASUO Elections Board has dismissed the grievance brought by We Are Oregon against UO Forward, saying there is insufficient evidence to prove that a petition circulated in early March by Helena Schlegel and several members of the slate was used for fraudulent campaigning purposes. The elections board said it had …

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We Are Oregon submits phone call to Miles Sisk as evidence of fraud against UO Forward

We Are Oregon campaign manager Taylor Allison submitted additional evidence Friday that the UO Forward campaign fraudulently used phone numbers gathered for a petition submitted to the board of trustees in March.

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Sisk, Schlegel advance to runoff election

The 2015 ASUO runoff election will be between Miles Sisk of We Are Oregon and Helena Schlegel of UO Forward. The Elections Board is still investigating a grievance filed by We Are Oregon that calls for Schlegel’s removal from the ballot in the case of a runoff. Schlegel and the …

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We Are Oregon files grievance to remove Helena Schlegel from ASUO presidential race

We Are Oregon campaign manager Taylor Allison filed a grievance against the UO Forward slate on Thursday, calling for the removal of Helena Schlegel from the ASUO presidential ticket.

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2015 ASUO presidential debate

The 2015 ASUO presidential debate takes place Thursday at 5:30 p.m. in the EMU Ampitheater. Here’s the live blog: Live Blog 2015 ASUO presidential debate

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2015 election voter guide is now live

As of noon today, the 2015 ASUO elections guide has gone live.  You can now access the page at http://elections.uoregon.edu to see a one minute video of 89 candidates answering the same three questions. Alongside the video features written answers to three more questions. They are the same for each candidate. According to Aven-itza …

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ASUO Senate focuses on protecting surplus at the start of spring term

In its first meeting of spring term the ASUO Senate reestablished its determination to spend student money wisely as the surplus winds down to an ever smaller percentage. The debate around the special requests presented by the Asian Culture Communication Association proved it. The Asian Culture Communication Association is a relatively …

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ASUO elections voter guide still not up, polls close tomorrow

The 2015 ASUO Elections voter guide was planned to go live at 9 a.m. on March 31, complete with a video of all candidates that evening. However, currently if voters were to access elections.uoregon.edu in order to watch the videos, they would still met with a large banner declaring that the voter guide is “coming soon.” Meanwhile, general elections …

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Your step-by-step guide to voting in this year’s ASUO elections

If you haven’t voted in this year’s ASUO election yet, here’s a short guide to casting your vote before the online poll closes at 4 p.m. this Friday, April 3.

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ASUO Senate live updates

Live coverage of Wednesday night’s ASUO Senate meeting.     Live Blog ASUO Senate April 1       Access the agenda here.

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New memes running for ASUO president

ASUO campaigns are everywhere these days. Campaigners are on the streets, flyers are up around campus and every campaign has a social media presence. We Are Oregon, Ducks F.I.R.S.T. and UO Forward all have Facebook pages but recently some new ‘campaigns’ may have sprung up on your timeline. Two rival …

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2015 ASUO Elections voter guide to be released tomorrow morning

The first interactive voter guide of any ASUO election ever will be released online this Tuesday at 9 a.m.

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2015 ASUO elections active campaigning begins

Polls for the ASUO elections open at 8 a.m. on Monday and active campaigning is already underway.

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This is what all three of the ballot measures you’re voting on this week mean

Three ballot measures will open for voting on DuckWeb this Monday. Here’s a guide to help you make an informed decision.

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The 2015 ASUO presidential candidates

Meet the three presidential candidates who have all spent at least one year working in student government: Helena Schlegel, Miles Sisk and Joaquin Ramos.

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Meet the ASUO presidential candidates

Three candidates are in the running to become the 2015-2016 ASUO president: Joaquin Ramos, Helena Schlegel and Miles Sisk.

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Miles Sisk listed as candidate for ASUO president on new We Are Oregon site

The junior poly-sci major is looking to represent We Are Oregon as the next ASUO president.

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Ducks F.I.R.S.T. becomes second campaign to launch website for ASUO elections

Ducks F.I.R.S.T. launched its campaign website on March 15, putting forth Joaquin Ramos as its presidential candidate, Suzanne Barrientos for internal vice president and Elle Mallon for external vice president. Ducks F.I.R.S.T’s platform is embedded in its name. The acronym stands for Free HIV testing, Inclusive spaces, Resources, Student jobs …

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ASUO elections meeting draws a crowd

Fridays ASUO mandatory candidate election meeting showed a large turnout to discuss the candidates and the new voter guide.

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Thomas Tullis not confirmed to ASUO Elections Board in Wednesday’s Senate meeting

In Wednesday’s ASUO Senate meeting, two students appeared for confirmation to the Elections Board and Roteract’s special request for funding was considered.

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ASUO Senate live updates

Live coverage of the March 11, 2015 ASUO senate meeting. Live Blog ASUO senate live updates  

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