Senators take on new positions in SGA meetings

Wednesday’s Student Government Association meeting passed two bills establishing senior senator Lexi Herring as president pro tempore and senior senator Jackson Myers as the legislative librarian. Both bills were passed unanimously by the senate. Following the passage of the bills, the gallery was asked to leave so a closed session could commence. The closed session was completely confidential, and no minutes were taken to record what had been discussed.

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Sinclair must-runs leave viewers searching for answers

When Orson Welles made his War of the Worlds broadcast in 1938, nearly six million people heard it. Of those, one million believed it to be true. A study done after the panic showed these people were largely rural, poor and uneducated — the same demographic of people who largely comprised Trump’s voter base. As Sinclair’s must-run segments come to the forefront of the media, this same demographic is left crying fake news.

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