Chief Justice Candidates and Political Parties

Although some candidates choose to run unaffiliated, political parties are a big part of the campaign process for Youth Governor. Many don’t know that Chief Justice candidates also sometimes run with political parties. Chloe Hillies is running with the Launch Party, Jake Takakijan is running with the Sunrise Party, and Celine Cuadra is running with … Continue reading “Chief Justice Candidates and Political Parties”

What Factors Affect A Delegate’s Decision On Who To Vote For?

With elections right around the corner, delegates must pay close attention to who they plan to vote for. With each delegate comes a different set of morals and interests. Five delegates were interviewed on what they thought was the most important factor of a candidate’s campaign. Spencer Egbert from the San Luis Obispo County YMCA … Continue reading “What Factors Affect A Delegate’s Decision On Who To Vote For?”

Candidates for 70th Chief Justice

The Chief justice presides over the oral arguments of the Supreme Court and serves as spokesperson for the judicial branch. Currently 5 delegates are running for 70th Chief Justice: Chloe Hilles from the Launch Party, Jake Takakjian from the Sunrise Party, Celine Cuadra from the Delta Party, Anish Patel (unaffiliated) from the Long Beach delegation, … Continue reading “Candidates for 70th Chief Justice”

Youth Governor Candidate Senayt Tassew Addresses this Morning’s Absence at Joint Session

Senayt Tassew, one of the five candidates for Youth Governor, was absent Friday morning during the speech and Q&A portion of joint session. She appeared later, apologizing for her absence. This left many wondering, what happened to Senayt? “I wasn’t feeling well,” she said. She had woken up, feeling ill, and stayed in with her roommates. This … Continue reading “Youth Governor Candidate Senayt Tassew Addresses this Morning’s Absence at Joint Session”

Are the Meet the Candidates Sessions Useful? Here’s What Delegates Had to Say

To get a sense of how Youth and Government delegates are reacting to Thursday’s Meet the Candidates session, which gave Y&G participants a chance to hear from people running for chief justice, Y&G News did an informal poll of 41 delegates. Sixty-five percent of those polled said they were satisfied with that section of opening joint session … Continue reading “Are the Meet the Candidates Sessions Useful? Here’s What Delegates Had to Say”