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SGA attempts to impeach student body president, fails on technicality

Katerina Wynette Barton

November 9, 2015

Student Government Association senators had a discussion to call an impeachment hearing for student body President Jonathan Cruz during a closed session of a formal senate meeting on Thursday.During the Nov. 5 formal senate m...

SGA vice president dismisses gallery despite open meeting

Katerina Wynette Barton

November 6, 2015

Editor's Note: This story has been updated throughout. Eight Student Government Association senators failed their performance reviews, according to leaked documents obtained by Hilltop Views. Four senators passed.At the end of Thur...

Vice President’s decision not to run for president has repercussions

Anthony Wolf

November 2, 2015

Vice President Joe Biden has decided to not run for president. His decision comes after months of speculation. We are now seeing the effects of Biden’s decision.Hillary Clinton’s campaign broke the 500,000 donor mark with...

Webb, Chaffee step down from primaries, will O’Malley be next?

Anthony Wolf

November 2, 2015

Recently, Jim Webb has dropped out of the Democratic primary and on “The Joe Piscopo Show,” he announced that he is now “seriously considering” an independent run.Although independents typically don’t get higher than ...

Julián Castro dismisses speculation about being veep

Sara Katona

October 19, 2015

Julián Castro, secretary of Housing and Urban Development and former mayor of San Antonio, was the Texas Tribune Festival’s closing speaker.Although moderator and Texas Tribune CEO Evan Smith defined Castro’s appearance as on...

Democratic debate revealed Sanders as winner, Clinton as loser

Anthony Wolf

October 15, 2015

This article is part of a face-off: to read the other viewpoint in which Jacob Sanchez argues that Hillary Clinton won the debate, click here.In the long overdue debate, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Vermont Sen. Bern...

Paul Ryan appears to be best candidate to replace Speaker John Boehner

Jacob Sanchez

October 9, 2015

Well if you thought the Republican Party couldn't get any more disorganized, it has.Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy was seen by many as the next speaker of the House, but his comments on Fox News about the Benghazi House committ...

Student Goverment Association passes two bills, swears in student ambassadors

Reporter

September 19, 2014

The St. Edward’s University Student Government Association (SGA) held its second formal Senate meeting of the semester on Thursday, Sept. 18.Acting as the elected liaison between students and the administration, SGA meets four ...

Republican Party credibility weakened by impeachment talks

Staff Writer

September 25, 2013

In the history of the United States, only two presidents have ever been impeached, Andrew Johnson in 1868, and Bill Clinton, 130 years later in 1998. Both were acquitted by the Senate, though the votes were very close.Nixon very l...

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