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Stanford Democrats, College Republicans dispute gun policy in campus debate

The Stanford Democrats and Stanford College Republicans squared off over U.S. gun policy on Wednesday night at Stanford in Government’s first campus debate of the year. The event, which was cosponsored by Stanford Debate Society, saw two of Stanford’s foremost political parties discuss gun legislation, with SCR supporting gun rights and the Democrats calling for greater gun control.

Californians vote on 11 statewide propositions

On Election Day, California voters elected Democrat Gavin Newsom as their new governor over Republican challenger John Cox and decided the fate of 11 high-stakes statewide propositions affecting issues from children’s hospitals to rent control. Five propositions were passed, four were rejected and two had yet to be called early Wednesday morning. Political analysts kept…