Tagged: UF Elections

#ForEveryGator

The campaign began with a whimper last fall, when the usual majority swept nearly every seat up for grabs. It hit a fever pitch when 18 sitting senators stood up and rejected the status...

The Radikal’s Flair for Drama

I don’t normally try to compete for readers with TheRadikal.com when he’s covering a certain SG event, unless I feel the need to provide a place for my own commentary on it. But when...

Divided, The GDIs Fell

I knew it back in December, although I was optimistic of at least a runoff. I knew that, barring a deal between McShera and Dictor, that both would lose and wipe each other’s Senate...

When Independents Attack

(O&B television ad) As misleading as that quote is, it is quite true that the “we don’t follow state laws” excuse has been used in SG for years to evade Sunshine and Freedom of...

The Alligator asks for Progress

The Florida Alligator endorses the Progress Party in the SG elections being held tomorrow and Wednesday. This is not unexpected, as they have usually backed the more ideologically liberal of the parties running, even...

SG Voting Next Week

The UF Student Government elections are next week. We will know on Thursday who won. Likely result is a run-off between Unite and O&B, with Unite taking a Senate majority and Progress possibly getting...

Sensible Choices

Look, I know Josh Simmons, the Progress Party president, I like their website, and I don’t believe every negative thing I hear about that party. But when they use their own introductory video to...