Tag: Referendum

“Doing What Has Never Been Done:” GUSA Senate Passes Reconciliation Referendum for GU272

“Doing What Has Never Been Done:” GUSA Senate Passes Reconciliation Referendum for GU272

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02/15/2019

After four weeks of debate, the Georgetown University Student Association (GUSA) Senate passed a resolution approving a referendum on a reconciliation contribution for descendents of slaves sold by the Jesuits. The resolution, which required a two-thirds majority of 29 senators, scraped through by two votes, 20-4. The cheers after it passed on Feb. 3 made…

GUSA restructuring referendum passes on third attempt

GUSA restructuring referendum passes on third attempt

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02/23/2018

The third referendum attempt to restructure the GUSA Senate has successfully passed, according to the GUSA Election Commission on Friday, Feb. 23. The commission announced the result on Twitter at 12:29am. The referendum, attached to Thursday’s executive ballot, was composed of two questions. The first changed the election of GUSA senators to be based on…

Third referendum on GUSA restructuring attached to executive ballot

Third referendum on GUSA restructuring attached to executive ballot

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01/31/2018

On Monday, Jan. 29, the GUSA Election Commission announced a two-question referendum will be attached to the executive ballot this February. The referendum proposes structural changes to GUSA and expands protections for student participation in the senate. In an university-wide email, the commission wrote that the student body will vote on the referendum questions on…

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