The Daily Aztec

The Daily Aztec’s candidate endorsements

by Leonardo Castaneda

November 6, 2012

The Daily Aztec endorses the following candidates for local, state and national elections President - Barack Obama This election cycle is all about the economy, and while it’s debatable how much a president can directly inf...

The Daily Aztec’s proposition endorsements

by Leonardo Castaneda

November 6, 2012

The Daily Aztec endorses the following positions in California’s 11 propositions Proposition 30 - YES Jerry Brown's Tax Increase The temporary tax increases created by Proposition 30 would go a long way toward easi...

DA imposter exposed

by Hutton Marshall

November 5, 2012

Last August, a local law office hosted a news conference in which several big-name San Diego Democratic politicians attended. The event focused around Democratic Congressman Steny Hoyer’s endorsement of congressional candidate...

Clinton endorses candidate Filner

by Alicia Chavez

November 5, 2012

Former President Bill Clinton endorsed Democratic Rep. Bob Filner for the next Mayor of San Diego Mayor last Wednesday. According to KPBS, Filner said he occasionally speaks with the former president, who is aware of several...

Share your lunch and politics on Facebook

by Madison Hopkins

November 4, 2012

Scrolling through social network newsfeeds can be a mundane activity filled with dull statuses and pictures of every irrelevant thing your friends have ever done. Or it could be a thought-provoking experience, full of controversial st...

Prop 36: Three strikes to bankruptcy

by Leonardo Castaneda

November 4, 2012

In the 2002 cinematic masterpiece "Minority Report," Tom Cruise portrays a police officer tasked with stopping pre-crime. With the help of triplets capable of seeing the future, Chief John Anderton (Cruise) and company fly about...

Women take time to appreciate their body

by Andrea Ciardiello

November 4, 2012

Last Thursday, the San Diego State chapter’s of Andrea O’Donnell Womyn’s Outreach Association San Diego State chapter hosted its annual Love Your Body Day at Scripps Cottage. WOA, an explicitly “anti-racist/ anit-class...

Blind orchestra livens SDSU

by Tiffany Lindemann

November 4, 2012

The Korean Traditional Music Orchestra of the Blind performed Oct. 30 at San Diego State’s Smith Recital Hall. The orchestra was created by Siloam Center for the Blind to revive a Korean tradition dating back to the 15th century. ...

Prop 32 determines paycheck protection

by Donna P. Crilly

November 4, 2012

Tomorrow, Calif. voters will decide on the outcome of their paychecks by voting “yes” or “no” on Proposition 32. Dubbed by supporters as the “paycheck protection” initiative, Proposition 32 would prohibit unions...

Aztecs rock election debate

by Stephanie Saccente

November 4, 2012

As part of the “Rock the Vote” event series sponsored by Associated Students, San Diego State student activists held a debate on campus Wednesday afternoon to inform students about relevant issues affecting the student population ...

Prop 33: insurance deception

by Heather Rushall

November 4, 2012

Proposition 33 is a ballot initiative asking California voters to approve a new discount for drivers who have maintained consistent auto insurance coverage for at least five years. The so-called persistency discount would be...

Aztecs tame Broncos in nail-biter

by Hilal Haider

November 4, 2012

Upset alert! Last Saturday, San Diego State continued its hot winning streak in Boise, Idaho against the equally sweltering 7-1 Broncos for one of the most important games of the season. The Aztecs are now 5-1 in Mountain We...