Awesome! Grass roots in Action!Submitted by ronpaul1fan on Wed, 10/24/2012 - 15:01
Thanks to the Fish sisters for posting this on their site!
YAL Wins Trench Fight in Student Senate! YAL Wins Majority Vote!
The beginning of the semester looked bright for the freshly forming Young Americans for Liberty at Harper College. We had members of our club as voting members on student senate and we thought we really could accomplish things on campus;.
But due to the rules at Harper that allow the Student Senate President and her executive board to appoint voting members and not have elections for these student representatives, she was able to strip one of our members of their voting rights and restrict other members of our club from obtaining voting rights. At first we were discouraged but then became outraged. Then we decided as a club that we needed to change things on campus to allow students to elect their representatives in the Senate. (read more...)