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Catch a Free Ride to the Polls on Election Day

Free rides will be provided by Metro and six additional TAP agencies on Election Day, Nov. 6.

Erika Suarez, Digital Editor-in-Chief

November 5, 2018

Metro and six other local transit agencies will offer free transportation this Election Day. You won't need a TAP card to board a bus or train to your designated voting location. Uber and Lyft will offer discounted rides for voters across the Los Angeles area as well. Uber's promo code is Vote2018, adding ...

California Proposition Debate During Town Hall Meeting

Christina Almanza, ASRHC'S head for Cultural Diversity speaks on education not incarceration in the Student Union's town hall meeting.

Danielle Anzures, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018

A town hall meeting discussing California's Propositions that will be included in November's midterm elections was held at the Student Union Thursday, October 24. Erik R. “Doc” Stone, who is in charge Legislative Affairs, hosted the meeting. Featuring five speakers from the Associated Students...

3 Positions Available for The Rio Hondo Board of Trustees

Leo John Villanueva, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018

Rio Hondo's Board of Trustees consists of five members that are elected to a four-year term; the terms are staggered. However, there are three Included in this cycle, and two in the following cycle. The three positions on the ballot for this election cycle are area’s 1, 3, and 5. Area 1 covers the C...

Your voice, Your vote

The last day to register to vote was October 24. Election day is Tuesday, November 8. Polls close at 7:00.

Rose Angel, Staff Writer

October 26, 2016

The Associative Students of Rio Hondo College (ASRHC) sponsored a voter registration event Tuesday, October 18, in the mid quad featuring POWER 106, Be the Change, and representatives from the Los Angeles County office of registrar-recorder/county clerk. Aside from helping people register to vote, the ev...

Sanders remains optimistic at Southern California rally, inspiring supporters

Pete Escobar, A&E Editor

May 20, 2016

Thousands lined up at the StubHub center in Carson on Tuesday night for a rally in support of the democratic presidential candidate Bernard “Bernie” Sanders. Sanders spoke out about a variety of issues facing the nation in hopes of garnering voter support and catching up with his democratic rival,...

House of Representatives vote to repeal Affordable Care Act for 56th time

Capitol Hill, where inside the House of Representatives passed a bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act, photo courtesy appropriations.house.gov

Christopher Traslaviña, Editor-in-Chief

February 4, 2015

In an act of symbolic dissent on Tuesday, Republican members of the House of Representatives voted to repeal the Affordable Care Act. Better known as Obamacare, these pieces of legislation were created to provide more people and families with the health insurance and care they need. While it is true...

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