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Los Altos Hills Candidate Neil Ferrari stands on an island dividing traffic to campaign hours before voting finishes.

In rush-hour traffic, a City Council candidate meets voters and talks issues

Liza Mamedov-Turchinsky, Editor-in-Chief November 6, 2018

Hours before polls closed, Los Altos Hills City Council Candidate Neil Ferrari stood in the road before Foothill College to attract voters by the curbside. “As long as you stay 100 feet away from...

Foothill College emergency medical services students train at the Sunnyvale campus.

Proposition 11, promoted as a public safety measure, disguises a labor dispute

David Pitt, Staff Writer November 5, 2018
Proposition 11 resurfaces a decades-long debate over labor conditions between emergency workers and medical response companies.
A student fills out registration papers during Political Awareness Day at Foothill College.

How to register to vote

Logan Keifling and Script Staff October 22, 2018
The deadline for voter registration in California is today, Oct. 22.
President Nguyen shares the story of her first voting experience.

California Primaries: How We Voted

Devaki Dikshit, Managing Editor October 21, 2018

On June 5, 2018, voters throughout California participated in the primary election. The votes decided the top two candidates for a variety of offices. Most notably, they confirmed the top two contenders...

Voter registration deadline in California is May 21

Don’t Neglect June Elections

Devaki Dikshit, Editor May 8, 2018

Election day is fast approaching, with less than a month left for Californians to prepare for the first round of voting. Midterm year elections are often associated with November, but plenty of decisions...

How to Register to Vote

Logan Keifling, Staff Writer March 5, 2018

Though politics in 2016 was a defining theme of the year, the voter turnout of the election was staggeringly low. While there are a variety of culprits for this discrepancy between political involvement...

Women's March 2018: The Resistance Continues

Women’s March 2018: The Resistance Continues

Zahra Muzaffar and Aisha Chabane January 28, 2018
An interactive multimedia experience outlining the events of Women's March in 4 cities in California.
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Breaking: Foothill College Recertifies Eco Pass Program

Liza Turchinsky, Editor in Chief November 16, 2017

Last week, Foothill College students took part in a referendum on the VTA Eco Pass program. Out of 758 voters, 68.8% approved fee increases in order to sustain the partnership between the Associated Students...

Photo of the 52 taken by staff photographer, Dawney Cheng

Eco Pass Voting Guide

A set of instructions for Foothill students on how to cast their votes on the VTA Eco Pass program.
Script Staff November 7, 2017

With the voting on the continuation of Foothill's Eco Pass program now open -- and closing November ninth -- getting your ballot in is more important than ever. The process can seem daunting at first,...

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