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ASI rejects Jesus statue resolution, may fund ammunition for trap and skeet team

Fresno State’s Associated Students, Inc. rejected a resolution calling for the support of building a Jesus statue in the Peace Garden and also approved funding for the Gun Club’s trap and skeet team for new uniforms and, possibly, shotgun shells. ...

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ASI: Revised sex offender resolution passes

A debate over a revised resolution regarding the disclosure of sex offenders on campus, which has been among the main focuses of Fresno State’s Associated Students, Inc. agenda for most of the semester, came to a near-unanimous conclusion Wednesday.

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Make way for Moses

After weeks of campaigning and three days of record-setting voting, the 2013 Associated Students, Inc. (ASI) elections have reached an end, and the Fresno State student body has a new president: Moses Menchaca.

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Drone Resolution passed by ASI

It was a routine senate meeting for Associated Students Inc. (ASI), with the president, vice presidents—executive, external affairs and finance—overseeing the proceedings. Yet, something was astir. More than 15 students sat in the audience, filling half the seats in Student ...

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@issue: Are student-run newspapers biased? What is their role on campus?

Journalism’s main purpose is to inform society of vital information that will enable people to actively participate in a democratic government. A democracy heavily depends on the information given by journalists, which has given the media the responsibility to overlook our system of government and our society.

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Ramirez, Sanchez remain under review

At Monday’s ASI meeting, a crowd gathered in McLane Hall room 162 to hear the fate of Pedro Ramirez’s presidency. Assemblyman Tim Donnelly was also in attendance and expressed his feelings toward the situation.

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RAMIREZ TAKES MORE HEAT AT ASI MEETING

Wednesday’s Associated Students, Inc. meeting picked up where it left off two weeks ago, with ASI President Pedro Ramirez as the topic of discussion. Ramirez was absent from the meeting due to an “academic commitment,” but the controversy that has surrounded him lately was unmistakably present.

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DREAM Act rally update

At 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Peace Garden demonstrators alongside Associated Students, Inc. President Pedro Ramirez will rally in support of the federal DREAM (Development, Relief and Education for Alien Minors) Act. The DREAM Act, if passed, would allow illegal immigrants to become legal United States residents after spending two years in college or the military.

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