ASUONews

I’m with UO candidates win all the remaining seats

ASUO election season has come to an end: I’m with UO candidates have won the last five open seats with more than 800 votes for each position. The elections board improperly excluded some candidates from the ballot during the general voting result, leading to a third week of voting. Here’s the list of all …

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ASUONews

Quinn wins: what happened, and what’s next for the new ASUO President

The newly elected ASUO President Quinn Haaga has always stuck to one principle when it comes to student government: “to either go all the way or not do it at all.” Haaga, a junior majoring in planning, public policy and management, led the I’m With UO campaign that won the …

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ASUONews

Quinn Haaga wins 2016 ASUO presidential election

The runoff election results are in: Quinn Haaga of I’m with UO will be the new ASUO president. The I’m with UO executive ticket won with 2,244 votes, while One Oregon’s Zach Rentschler received 555 votes in total. Along with Haaga, the I’m with UO slate won every open position …

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ASUONews

Elections board dismisses grievance against One Oregon, bars one I’m with UO candidate

Two days before the runoff election ends, the ASUO Elections Board ruled on two grievances against both slates this morning. Grievance against One Oregon The board “declined to rule on” the grievance calling to remove One Oregon from the ballot for allegedly campaigning during a campaign ban. The grievance claimed …

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ASUONews

I’m with UO files grievance asking to remove One Oregon from runoff election

I’m with UO is calling for all One Oregon candidates to be removed from the ASUO elections ballot, or at least a suspension of One Oregon’s campaign for the rest of the election.  I’m with UO campaign manager Andrew Dunn filed a grievance this morning claiming that One Oregon was …

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ASUONews

ASUO will hold third week of elections for some races after discovering faulty ballots

The ASUO will hold a third week of voting for five races after its Constitution Court ruled that some candidates were improperly excluded from this week’s runoff ballot. One Oregon and Duck Squad filed a joint grievance to the Constitution Court on April 11, asking to restart the whole runoff …

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ASUONews

First grievance filed against I’m with UO for using a university directory

One Oregon filed a grievance against I’m with UO senate seat 17 candidate Pablo Alvarez for wrongfully using a university email list to advocate for his candidacy on April 10. The grievance claims Alvarez sent out a mass email to political science students using using a department listserv. The recipient …

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ASUONews

One Oregon, Duck Squad file grievance to restart runoff election

One Oregon and Duck Squad have jointly filed an appeal to the ASUO Constitution Court to restart the election next week, stating the elections board unlawfully excluded some candidates from this week’s ballot. The grievance claims that the elections board sent out an incorrect runoff ballot by leaving out eight candidates …

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ASUONews

One Oregon gets the green light to campaign again starting April 13

According to a ruling from the ASUO Constitution Court on Monday, One Oregon candidates and volunteers will have just three days to campaign online and in-person before the ASUO runoff elections conclude Friday. This is a minor improvement for One Oregon compared to last week’s rulings by the ASUO Election Board, which banned …

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The presidential climb: the state of ASUO elections so far

Two weeks of ground campaigning, four grievances and 6,269 votes later, One Oregon executive candidates Zach Rentschler, Tori Ganahl and Adam Sharf are going head to head with I’m with UO candidates Quinn Haaga, Natalie Fisher and Zach Lusby in a runoff election. I’m with UO came out of the …

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ASUONews

I’m with UO, One Oregon advance to executive runoff election

The I’m with UO and One Oregon executive tickets have advanced to the 2016 ASUO runoff election. A total of 6,269 students voted in this week’s election. I’m with UO’s Quinn Haaga received 2,306 votes, while One Oregon’s Zach Rentschler came in second with 2,056. Haaga said she’s proud of …

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ASUONews

ASUO election board banned One Oregon, Duck Squad from campaigning on last day of elections

The election board ruled on April 7 to bar two slates, One Oregon and Duck Squad, from campaigning. Both campaigns are fighting to overturn the rulings before elections end. Here’s the breakdown: One Oregon is suspended from campaigning for bribery from Friday April 8 to 14 The election board charged …

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ASUONews

Updates on all three grievances filed against One Oregon

Note: This post has been updated to reflect the Emerald editorial board’s decision to decline to publish One Oregon’s apology letter. Since ASUO election ground campaigning started on March 28, three grievances have been filed against One Oregon. All of them called to bar the slate from campaigning. Here’s a …

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Op-EdOpinion

Guest viewpoint: The real election problem with Turning Point USA

This piece reflects the views of the author, Evan Stuart Roth, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues [email protected] The students of the University of Oregon have an …

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Guest viewpoint: Duck Squad has experience in serving the community

This piece reflects the views of the authors and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected] Spring has returned to Eugene, and with it comes the ASUO …

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Guest viewpoint: Decline to sign, vote no on One Oregon.

This piece reflects the views of the author, Robbie Farewell, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected] The One Oregon campaign is misleading you. As I …

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ASUONews

I’m with UO files grievance accusing One Oregon of bribery

I’m with UO campaign manager Andrew Dunn filed another grievance against One Oregon this morning. The grievance claimed that One Oregon has attempted to bribe members of Lambda Chi Alpha with financial donations in exchange for wearing its campaign T-shirts and supporting One Oregon. The grievance specified that One Oregon …

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Podcast: ASUO 2016 Vice Presidential Election Debate

Listen to the Daily Emerald’s annual ASUO Vice Presidential Election Debate moderated by Tran Nguyen in full. The candidates who participated in this debate included: Zach Lusby, Internal VP for I’m With UO Tori Ganahl, External VP for One Oregon Adam Sharf, Internal VP for One Oregon Sophie Albanis, External …

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Podcast: ASUO 2016 Presidential Election Debate

Listen to the Emerald’s annual ASUO presidential election debate moderated by Tran Nguyen. Key topics discussed in this debate include bringing Uber back to campus, One Oregon’s campaign spending and tuition transparency. The candidates who participated in this debate included: Quinn Haaga for I’m With UO Zachary Rentschler for One …

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EditorialsOpinion

Our stance: Samara Mokaya for ASUO president, funding initiatives ballot is harmless

The following is the opinion of the Emerald’s editorial board and not Emerald Media Group as a whole. The editorial board is comprised of: Dahlia Bazzaz, Editor in Chief; Tanner Owens, opinion editor; Kira Hoffelmeyer, engagement editor; Jack Heffernan, digital managing editor; and Cooper Green, print managing editor. Kaylee Tornay, …

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Here’s what you missed at the ASUO debate tonight

Today the Emerald hosted an ASUO debate featuring the vice presidents and presidents from I’m with UO, One Oregon and Duck Squad. Candidates from each slate had the opportunity to discuss their platform and respond to questions about their campaign. Here are some highlights of the debate: Safe Ride, DDS …

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ASUONews

Duck Squad files grievance, asks elections board to bar One Oregon from campaigning

Duck Squad’s campaign manager, Vickie Gimm filed a grievance against One Oregon this morning, calling to bar One Oregon from campaigning on Thursday and Friday during the general election. The grievance claims that members of One Oregon’s campaign are wrongfully using contact information from a winter term petition to bring Uber back …

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ASUONews

One Oregon spent more than double what Duck Squad, I’m With UO spent this year

The three slates running for various University of Oregon student government offices released information on their campaign donations and spending today. One Oregon spent about $15,000 in this year’s election, more than double the amount spent by I’m With UO and Duck Squad combined. The largest portion of One Oregon’s revenue …

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Video: Interviews with the three ASUO campaigns

Ahead of the Emerald’s annual ASUO debate Tuesday night, Tran Nguyen and Duncan Moore took to the streets of campus to interview members of the three slates of the 2016 ASUO elections. We asked them about their vision, goals, funding and opinions on the Candidog campaign. Follow Tran Nguyen on Twitter: @tranngngn. Follow Duncan …

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ASUONews

Voting is now open on DuckWeb. Here’s how to do it.

Today is the first day to vote in the ASUO elections. Voting will be open four days, closing April 8 at 4 p.m. This year’s slates are I’m with UO, Duck Squad and One Oregon. Here’s how to vote: Sign in to DuckWeb, click “Student Menu” then click “Vote Now: …

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Op-EdOpinion

Guest viewpoint: Duck Squad will elevate student voices

This piece reflects the views of the authors, Helena Schlegel and Claire Johnson, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar and style. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected] Fellow Ducks, As the president and vice president of …

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ASUONews

One Oregon fighting one-day campaigning ban from elections board

One Oregon may not be allowed to campaign for a day if the ASUO Constitution Court upholds the ASUO Elections Board’s sanction imposed in response to a grievance filed against the campaign last week. I’m With UO campaign manager Andrew Dunn filed a grievance on March 28 against One Oregon vice …

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Come to the Emerald’s annual ASUO elections debate April 5, 6-7:30 p.m.

On April 5, the Emerald will moderate its annual ASUO debate from 6-7:30 p.m. in room 123 of Global Scholars Hall. Unlike previous years, which have only allowed ASUO presidential candidates to debate, this year’s event will include a debate between the vice presidents on all three election campaigns: Duck Squad, I’m …

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ASUONews

Mock “Candidog 4 Prezident” ASUO presidential campaign surfaces on Facebook

A new “campaign” seeking for the presidency at the University of Oregon student government joined Facebook on Monday. Running against the three official campaigns — One Oregon, Duck Squad and I’m with UO — whose Facebook pages gained hundreds of likes from the student body, Candidog 4 Prezident has had …

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Guest viewpoint: Where are One Oregon’s campaign funds coming from?

This piece reflects the views of the author, ASUO Senator Max Burns, and not those of Emerald Media Group. It has been edited by the Emerald for grammar, style and clarity. Send your columns or submissions about our content or campus issues to [email protected] To my fellow students of the …

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