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Candidates, BEC chair say ‘All In Mizzou’ campaign infraction highlights structural issues in MSA election process

The slate said at an MSA committee meeting that the infraction, which involved the alleged use of profanity during campaigning, was the result of an imperfect system.

The Briefing: MSA president hopefuls announce candidacy

Solomon Davis and Jennifer Sutterer, both of whom are involved in MSA senate, will vie for the office.

BEC in hiring process for new vice chair

If hired, the new vice chair will aid upcoming MSA Senate elections.

The Briefing: BEC announces election dates, MSA proposes pre-law diversity conference sponsorship

BEC announced a Feb. 21 date for its MSA presidential debate, and the MSA senate’s budget committee will consider a bill that would help fund a conference for black pre-law students.

MSA Student Court rules to suspend current election

The ruling comes following the passage of Resolution 57-45, which recommends the expulsion of the current election and slates.

MSA changes filing date for presidential election

The change comes following an insufficient number of student signatures from potential candidates.

Joseph Sell named new BEC chair

The confirmation came following the resignation of former chair Jessica Dennis over winter break.

Andrew Hutchinson talks about self-expression through poetry and running for MSA

Hutchinson: “Everything that happened last semester, it kind of separated us all from each other, so I knew I felt, not a responsibility, but somewhat of a desire to help piece things back together in any way I could.”

Flaws in MSA highlighted by 2015 election

Interim President Payton Head: “I think it's disrespectful of him to attack me and to attack the association considering he's caused all of this harm to our association already.”

Top moments from the MSA Special Election debate

Voting will begin on at 8 a.m Feb. 29 and close at 5 p.m. March 2. The announcement will be held at Traditions Plaza on March 2.

UPDATED: MSA Board of Elections Commissioners Handbook approved during full Senate

The handbook aims to give the BEC more control over the elections.

Nerd Report: Out of this world love stories

In celebration of Valentine’s Day, columnist Gabriela Velasquez explores the best couples in the sci-fi/fantasy world.

New appointed BEC chairs seek to reform election process

BEC Chairwoman Bridget Everson: “We’ve been given an opportunity to restore faith in MSA.”

After MSA presidential election, members call for reform

2015 BEC Chairwoman Emma Henderson responds to criticism from vice chairwoman Bridget Everson.

MSA electoral audit sheds light on BEC chairwoman’s perspective

The Operations committee voted to not pursue impeaching Henderson.

MSA, BEC need to institute election reform

Now that the election is over, it’s time to learn from this fiasco.

MSA full senate votes to postpone the presidential election results 24 hours

This delay only affects the MSA presidential elections, not the library fee announcement.

Senator petitions for BEC chairwoman’s impeachment at emergency MSA Senate

Henderson’s performance came under question earlier in the semester when her delayed production of the handbook forced Senate to pass it in one Senate meeting instead of two.

Two MSA slates receive major infractions during presidential election

Ejaz/Parrie and Gomez/Hanner are not allowed to campaign for the rest of the election.

BEC handbook changes to be voted after delays

One change Henderson proposed requires all participants to attend a debriefing event.