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College Republicans tease Milo appearance, press charges against a ‘no ban’ protester

Members of the Sacramento State College Republicans, left, chant 'build the wall, protect us all' while Amer Tere, right, the vice president of the Muslim Student Association, directs the 'no ban, no wall' protesters to move around them at Sac State on Feb. 2. The College Republicans have pressed charges against a protester for allegedly assaulting one of their members. (Photo by Barbara Harvey)

John Ferrannini

February 16, 2017

The Sacramento State College Republicans are considering inviting the controversial right-wing blogger Milo Yiannopoulos to campus while one of their members is pressing charges against a man he alleges assaulted him at a campus anti-Trump demonstration on Feb. 2. Mason Daniels, the president of the club, said that he will decide whether to invite Yiannopoulos — whose att...

Sac State political clubs debate on ISIS, minimum wage

Rian Edington

October 29, 2014

The College Democrats, the College Republicans, the College Socialists and Young Americans for Liberty faced off in a battle of wits, debating on raising minimum wage, affirmative action and foreign policy.The debate, held on Oct. 20 in the University Union’s Redwood Room, consisted of a two-minute open...

Government student plans to run for State Assembly

Oliver Ponce is running for the California State Assembly and is representing District Seven.

State Hornet Staff

May 14, 2014

A 22-year-old Sacramento State student will be graduating from the government department at the same time he will campaign for a seat in the California State Assembly.While earning his bachelor’s in government at Sac State, Oliver Ponce was an active member of the College Republicans.Matt Reed, a friend o...

New tobacco-free policy stirs controversy

State Hornet Staff

January 28, 2014

Some students and faculty members remain in opposition of a new tobacco-free policy at Sacramento State.After last semester’s campaign led by the student-run organization, Hornets for a Healthy Hive, Sacramento State President Alexander Gonzalez and his staff studied the issue of tobacco use on campus and ...