Tag Archives: House

Bakersfield Congressman steps up to run for Speaker of the House

Three days after current House Speaker John Boehner announced his decision to leave Congress, Bakersfield Congressman Kevin McCarthy announced Monday he’s running for the position. McCarthy, the current House Majority Leader, is widely expected to win the position when Boehner ...

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New campus community helps Native American students “reconnect with the culture”

The new Native American scholars learning community culturally engages American Indian students through lectures, classes and experiential activities. The learning community, initiated this semester by the Fresno State’s Native American Staff Association, consists of five courses and currently has 22 ...

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Student Cupboard’s new location offers more than food

The Student Cupboard debuted its new location to the Fresno State community with an open house on Friday. The new location of the Student Cupboard is in the Industrial Technology Building, Room 144, on the southwest corner of Barstow Avenue ...

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Local pub supports English Premier League

Peeve’s Public House in downtown Fresno is the official host of every soccer match of the Arsenal Football Club. Craig Scharton opened Peeve’s almost two years and has been showing the matches since the beginning.  Scharton decided to make Peeve’s ...

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The elephants’ stampede: Republicans take control of Senate

  Republicans now control both houses of Congress as they gained at least 7 seats and control of the Senate and tightened their grasp on the House. While most experts predicted a Republican power swing, few models had such drastic ...

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Senator visits dairy, talks farm bill’s impact

Sen. Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) toured the Fresno State dairy Wednesday and spoke with students and media about the need for a new farm bill.

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Secretary of Agriculture visits campus to speak about farm bill

U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack discussed the significance of Congress passing a new food, farm and jobs bill and Fresno State’s role in helping rural America Tuesday morning during a public forum in the Satellite Student Union.

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Program educates students on Covered California

The rollout of the Affordable Care Act has been met with a lot questions. The California State University Health Insurance Education Project hopes to answer questions for Fresno State students.

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Tiesto ‘College Invasion Tour’ at the Save Mart Center [gallery]

Tiesto, one of the biggest names in electronic dance music today, came to Fresno on his “College Invasion Tour,” making a stop at Fresno State’s Save Mart Center on March 6, 2013. The Dutch DJ dropped some of his classic ...

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House passes DREAM Act

Pedro Ramirez, president of the Associated Students, Inc., at Fresno State provided this statement in reaction to the House of Representatives approval of the DREAM Act, which now goes to the U.S. Senate today:

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