Monday, November 20th 2017

Uncertain Financial Future for NPR and KCRW

Ethan Jones Staff Writer In his recent address to Congress, President Donald Trump announced a new budget which aims to increase defense funds while slashing money...

Santa Barbara Educators’ Forecasts on Betsy DeVos

Chelsea Viola National Beat Reporter The resistance of Betsy DeVos’s confirmation as Secretary of the Department of Education was a rock throw short of a riot. Senate...

Santa Barbara Residents Endeavor to Stand with Standing Rock

Aryana Sherzai Staff Writer After months of impassioned protests, resistance against the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline continues to grow. Across the nation, people are voicing their...

Dos Pueblos Students Join UCSB in Second Anti-Trump Rally

Madeleine Lee Campus Beat Reporter In the flurry of emotions that dominated the day for many University of California, Santa Barbara students, campus faculty and local...

Q&A with Salud Carbajal, 24th Congressional District Candidate

Shomik Mukherjee Executive Managing Editor Salud Carbajal, the Democratic candidate for California’s 24th Congressional District seat, spoke about the need for student participation in politics during...

Q&A With Justin Fareed, 24th Congressional District Candidate

Shomik Mukherjee Executive Managing Editor Justin Fareed, Republican candidate for California’s 24th congressional district seat, spoke about student debt and job growth during a brief round...

Porter and Hartmann Face Off in Isla Vista

Shomik Mukherjee Executive Managing Editor With the Nov. 8 election on the horizon, Santa Barbara County Third District Supervisor candidates Bruce Porter and Joan Hartmann participated...

Five Strive To Be I.V. Voice in County Affairs

Héctor Sánchez Castañeda Isla Vista Beat Reporter The third district supervisor of Santa Barbara County represents Isla Vista’s interests in county affairs, of which, given I.V.’s...

Tensions Rise Over Wage In Congressional Debate

Kelsey Knorp Contributing Writer California’s minimum wage sparked moments of heated exchange between nearly all five 24th District candidates featured in Friday’s congressional debate, after a question...

Economic Forecast Highlights County “Unequality”

Jeremy Levine Staff Writer Businesspeople from across the country came to hear nonpartisan professionals give global, national and local economic diagnoses at this year’s annual summit...