All posts tagged "senate"

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    Brief: U of L professor loses Senate race

    By Simon Isham— U of L communication professor Greg Leichty, who announced last summer that he would be running for US Senate, has lost the Democratic primary nomination to opponent Alison Lundergan-Grimes. Leichty received 8 percent of...

    • Posted May 21, 2014
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    Sen. Kelly Ayotte talks Obama, Russia

    By Lubna Hindi– New Hampshire Sen. Kelly Ayotte talked national leadership and current issues on March 17 when she visited U of L as a guest of the McConnell Center. Ayotte discussed how to improve flaws in...

    • Posted March 17, 2014
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    SGA and athletics discuss SAC renovation plans

    By Simon Isham — As the new Student Recreation Center nears a grand opening, the Student Government Association and the athletics department are currently in discussion over which organization should be granted the rights to some newly...

    • Posted October 22, 2013
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    U of L professor announces bid for U.S. Senate

    By Simon Isham— Greg Leichty, a U of L professor in the Communications department, announced on Sunday that he would be making a bid for U.S. Senate. Leichty made the announcement that he would be a candidate...

    • Posted June 19, 2013
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    In the news: What you missed while you were in class

    By Simon Isham and Maggie Cunningham– Supreme Court hears same-sex marriage case Edie Windsor married Thea Spyer in Canada after a 40-year romantic partnership. After Spyer’s death in 2009, Windsor was faced with $363,000 in federal estate...

    • Posted April 2, 2013
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  • Justin Brandt,  pictured above at the Board of  Trustees meeting, spoke at the  SGA Senators meeting on Tuesday night about updating the campus water fountains and bringing the New York Times to campus.
    Sustainability measures proposed in SGA Senate

    By Maggie Cunningham– The University of Louisville’s SGA Senators may have some new changes coming to campus in the future. The Senate came together on March 19 for its biweekly meeting. The topics discussed were varied from...

    • Posted March 26, 2013
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    Industrial hemp bill passes state Senate, garners public support

    By Rae Hodge– After sailing through the Kentucky Senate Agriculture Committee, and passing out of the State Senate in a 31-6 vote, a bill supporting industrial hemp now faces an uncertain fate in the state House of...

    • Posted February 19, 2013
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