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Student Trustee Ballot #3 Johnny Wallace Jr.

Student Trustee Ballot #3 Johnny Wallace Jr.

April 7, 2020

Q: What are some of the things you have done in the past to better the student's collegiate experience? A: "Our mission for the communit...

Student Trustee Ballot #2 Rebekah Montes de Oca

Student Trustee Ballot #2 Rebekah Montes de Oca

April 7, 2020

Q: What are some of the things you have done in the past to better the student's collegiate experience? A: "Things I have done in the past...

Feel the Bern: Vote Bernie 2020

Feel the Bern: Vote Bernie 2020

Jazmin Taha, Daniel Suarez Jr., and Sean Davis

February 26, 2020

We, the Editorial Board at Talon Marks newspaper, are proud to endorse Bernie Sanders for President. Sanders is no stranger...

Phillip Verbera, Office of Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder County Clerk Governmental & Legislative Affairs, speaks at the Democratic Club meeting. A new voting system will be used in LA County during the 2020 election.

New voting system introduced at Democratic Club community meeting

August 28, 2019

The Rio Hondo Democratic Club hosted a community meeting on Aug. 21 to educate voters on Voting Solutions for All People-- Lo...

The Electoral College must go

Bianca Hull, Staff Writer

April 20, 2019

United States home of the free is being chained down by the electoral college system. Originally created in 1787 to give smaller states a voice has now created a serious divide in the country and taken away many voices in the population due to the fact that many American citizens feel as though their vote does not count. This, in turn, could cause...

White Knights and White Lies

Edgar Mendoza, Staff Writer

February 13, 2019

Politicians in America have always used their platforms as a means of delivering empty promises and statements that are far too good to be true. There is not one politician who has not done this, not one who is exempt. They, however, are not solely to blame, as we take their promises and place the person who said them on a pedestal. We turn...

Pressuring someone to vote is not the same as encouraging

Alison Hernandez, Online Editor

November 10, 2018

Aggressively pushing others to vote by guilt tripping or pressuring them does more harm than good and it needs to stop. People need to figure out how to actually encourage others to vote before the next election season or they’ll risk discouraging people from voting altogether. U.S. citizens took to the polls on Nov. 6 to vote for the future of...

Vote for the right cause

Vote for the right cause

October 17, 2018

Recent hurricanes like Michael, which wreaked major havoc throughout Florida, demonstrates that we can no longer ignore climate...

Board of Trustees election results are in

Gustavo Lopez, News Editor

November 5, 2014

Editor's note: We are waiting for sources to respond back in order to integrate them into the story. Story to be updated.   With the polling booths now closed, the unofficial results for the Board of Trustees are in. As of Nov. 5, 3:11 a.m. the results are as follows: Trustee area three John Paul Drayer: 2,974 votes Dawn Dunton: 1,879 v...

Homecoming elections for queen come to an end

Kenia Torres

October 16, 2014

Voting time drew to a close as students of Cerritos College were given time to decide who the Homecoming queen would be. Voting polls were open for a second day on Thursday, Oct. 16, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., and from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Every queen has been using different types of strategies with students all around campus to make them vote. All o...

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