Four Reasons the Students Deserve a Special SGA Election

Based on what The Signal has learned about the circumstances involving the former SGA presidential candidate Christian Hill’s disqualification and the subsequently scandalous election results, I’ve decided to write up a few reasons why I think the elections should be appealed and their results substituted in a special election.

SGA vice president retracts statement

Ben Williams, the Georgia State Student Government Association’s vice president of student life, said last week he misspoke regarding who previously trashed copies of The Signal newspaper.

SGA Bylaw Change to Open Up President and VP positions

The Student Government voted to expand the eligibility criteria for who can run for its top offices last week.

Three Cheers for (Student) Democracy

It’s been said that laws are like sausages – it’s best not to see them made. I could not disagree more.

SGA Round-up: Organization to Recommend Changing Courtyard Concert Policy

The most continuous issue discussed at the Student Government Association meeting was its recommendation of moving the concert series held in the courtyard every Tuesday and Thursday.

Student Government in Violation of State Sunshine Laws

The Student Government Association has closed its executive board meetings from the public on a weekly basis, citing “personnel” issues as the reason for the closures.

SGA Round-up: Student Government Answers Transparency Issues

The Student Government Association meeting opened last Thursday with several of the homecoming court candidates urging SGA members to vote for them.

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