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U.S. territories deserve more political representation

U.S. territories deserve more political representation

by Ryan Hardison, Senior Staff Writer // November 19, 2020

In the United States, Election Day is seen as the peak of democracy, as citizens far and wide 18 years and older cast their vote for president and other...

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Lebron James’ ‘More Than A Vote’ organization seeks to mobilize, empower Black voters in 2020

by Trinity Bland, Opinion Editor // November 3, 2020

More Than a Vote, a voting rights organization led by NBA star LeBron James, recruited over 10,000 volunteer poll workers, achieving a pivotal milestone...

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VIDEO: California 53rd Congressional Race Breakdown: Sara Jacobs vs. Georgette Gómez

by Patrick Doyle, Staff Writer // October 21, 2020

As Election Day approaches, Daily Aztec reporter Patrick Doyle, spoke with both candidates for California’s 53rd Congressional district to hear their...

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The Daily Aztec has created this voter guide to help you navigate the 2020 California propositions.

DA Voter Guide: California Propositions

by Brenden Tuccinardi, Katelynn Robinson, and Jadyn Brandt // October 21, 2020

Proposition 14 Prop 14 authorizes bonds to continue funding stem cell and other medical research. It issues $5.5 billion in bonds to investors and...

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Opinion: If President Trump is re-elected, our democracy will be taken away

Opinion: If President Trump is re-elected, our democracy will be taken away

by Jayne Yutig, Staff Writer // October 15, 2020

When historians look back at the summer of 2020, they will see a nation torn apart by the civil unrest in response to systemic racial injustice. They will...

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Millions of Californians will be voting by mail. Before you cast your ballot make sure you know what to do.

Do you know how to vote? Don’t worry we’ve got you covered

by Catlan Nguyen, Social Media Editor // October 13, 2020

With the election less than a month away and the nation still gripped by the coronavirus pandemic, voting this year will be very different from what we...

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“All In: The Fight for Democracy” sheds light on voter suppression tactics

by Aleah Jarin, Staff Writer // September 28, 2020

Amazon Studios’ latest documentary film “All In: The Fight for Democracy,” directed by Lisa Cortes and Liz Garbus, dives into the history of voter...

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A ranked voting system can be beneficial to ensure a fair election

A ranked voting system can be beneficial to ensure a fair election

by Mary Claire Toth, Contributor // September 22, 2020

From sea to shining sea, America parades its democratic process while bullying skeptics of U.S. elective procedures. The United States has gone so far...

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The Trump Administration will restore law and order in America. Again?

The Trump Administration will restore law and order in America. Again?

by Jayne Yutig, Staff Writer // September 21, 2020

President Trump formally accepted the Republican nomination for President on August 27 from the South Lawn of the White House.  Republicans put forth...

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Opinion: Kamala Harris' criminal justice record could cause apprehensions for voters

Opinion: Kamala Harris’ criminal justice record could cause apprehensions for voters

by Jessica Octavio, Staff Writer // September 11, 2020

On August 23, Joe Biden and Kamala Harris conducted their first joint interview as the Democratic presidential ticket for the 2020 election. Senator...

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The Democratic National Convention highlighted everyday American stories. This is what will help Democrats win in November.

The Democratic National Convention highlighted everyday American stories. This is what will help Democrats win in November.

by Jayne Yutig, Contributor // August 26, 2020

A historic (and virtual) Democratic National Convention ended last week, shifting the 2020 Presidential race into hyperdrive as candidates began their...

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Opinion: Sen. Harris as Democratic VP Candidate is a big win for the Black and Asian community

Opinion: Sen. Harris as Democratic VP Candidate is a big win for the Black and Asian community

by Jayne Yutig, Contributor // August 20, 2020

The Democratic National Convention took place this week and its virtual stage was outshined by a historic first — the nomination of the first Black and...

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